Search Engines and Web Guides

Google | Perhaps the most popular search engine.

Invisible Web Directory | A guide to the best websites not found by contemporary search engines.

Yahoo! | A search engine based on a directory.

Article Searching on the Web

Find Articles | Claims to index five million articles not found by typical search engines. Includes many articles available for free on the Web.

Google Scholar | Searches mainly academic and research works. Although not all articles are available online, you may find copies by searching in the Library's Online Journals List.

Image Searching on the Web

Google's Advanced Image Search

NYPL Digital Library | A large selection of images from the New York Public Library collection.

Yahoo! Image Search| One of the best image search engines on the web.

Other Search Engine Resources

Search Engine Showdown | News and tips related to using search engines.

Search Engine Watch | Focused on search engine marketing, but it also includes news and tips on searching.