Search Tools & Research

Digital Collections

OAISTER: Collection of academically-oriented digital resources.
Perseus Digital Library: Emphasis on classical scholarship.

Search Engines

AltaVista
Dogpile
GO Network
Google
HotBot
Lycos
MetaCrawler
Search Engine Showdown: Guide to Web Search
Search Engine Watch
Webcrawler
Yahoo!

Subject Guides

BUBL: Subject database produced in Britain.
The Digital Librarian: A librarian's choice of the best of the web.
Direct Search
INFOMINE Scholarly Internet: Scholarly Internet Resource Collections.
Internet Public Library
Invisible Web: Designed to find authoritative information not usually turned up by regular search engines.
Librarians’ Index to the Internet: Librarian selected internet resources.
Resource Discovery Network: Collaboration of 70, mainly British educational and research organizations.