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Contents

Introduction

The Web & the Internet

Web Browsers

URLs

Searching the Web

Simple Searches

Advanced Searches

Meta Searches

News Searches

Reference Searches

Government Searches

Blog Searches

Deep Web Searches

Discussion Group Searches

Chat and MOO Searches

Using Web Directories

Browsing Categories

Searching Categories

Browsing the Web

 

How to Search the Web

Conducting a News Search

Most major Web search sites and directories, such as Google, MSN Search, and Yahoo!, allow you to search for news. In addition, specialized news search sites allow you to conduct focused searches for current and archived news reports.

You can find a list of news search sites in the Bedford Research Room's Links pages.

In this demonstration, we'll conduct a news search using AltaVista, a leading Web search site. To begin this demonstration, click on the Continue button.

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