Search Engines and Directories




Site Index

Search engines and directories are programs that are designed to go out into the Internet and search for the information you have requested.

A search engine lets you do a keyword search if you know what subject you're looking for.

A search directory contains a simple menu that lets you search for items by category.

Activity: Divide into teams of two members each.

Learn to use Yahooligans!

Learn to use Searchopolis

Hints and Tips for Searching the Internet
 Yahooligans! Searchopolis

Resource Pages

Weather Instruments
Displaying Data with Graphs

Search Engines and Directories

Internet Scavenger Hunt

Criteria for Weather News Sites

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Created for the Fermilab LInC program sponsored by Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory Education Office and Friends of Fermilab, and funded by United States Department of Energy, Illinois State Board of Education, North Central Regional Technology in Education Consortium which is operated by North Central Regional Educational Laboratory (NCREL), and the National Science Foundation.

Author: Karen R. LiVecchi East Moriches UFSD, East Moriches, New York; Edited by Marge Bardeen NTEP II PI.
Created: September 9, 1998 - Updated: December 9, 1998