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Main Title Information specialist's guide to searching and researching on the Internet and the World Wide Web
Author Ackermann, Ernest C.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Hartman, Karen.
Ackermann, Ernest C.
Publisher Franklin, Beedle,
Year Published 1999
OCLC Number 39890331
ISBN 1887902317 1887902309 (pbk.)
Subjects Internet searching ; Web search engines ; Information Storage and Retrieval ; Internet
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJDM  ZA4201.A25 1999 Env Science Center Library/Ft Meade,MD 01/28/2000
Collation xvii, 444 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Rev. ed. of: Searching and researching on the Internet and the World Wide Web. 1997. Includes index.
Contents Notes
Introduction to the World Wide Web -- Browser and bookmark essentials -- Using the World Wide Web for research -- Directories and virtual libraries -- Search strategies for search engines -- Using search engines -- Specialized databases -- Searching library catalogs -- FTP: searching archives, downloading files -- Finding email addresses, phone numbers, and maps -- Searching email discussion group archives and Usenet newsgroup archives -- Evaluating information found on the WWW -- Citing Web and Internet resources -- Putting it all together: two sample research projects -- Social issues, legal issues, and security.