I have a keen interest in searching the internet which is probably
easy to see by a lot of the content in my newsletters. Although, I
consider Google to be the best single search engine, I recently found
out that I have overlooked an absolutely excellent meta search
resource - IXQUICK! Check out Ixquick and I think you will probably
agree that your searches will be easier and more successful!
The Ixquick metasearch engine also handles basic and advanced
searches with phrase searching by enclosing your search term in
"quotes" - see the Power Search Techniques here:
The Basics of Space Flight identifies the range of concepts
associated with deep space missions and the relationships these
concepts exhibit for space flight.
C4 is built on the world's most advanced Parallel Search technology.
C4 is not a single database like other Internet search sites.
Parallel searching provides you with the ability to search more than
one database at a time, while returning only the most relevant search
results. C4 is a bit different than most parallel searches - ask C4 a
question or enter a search phrase and C4 yourself!
Jim Kapoun, a reference and instruction librarian at Southwest State
University has put together a guide called "Teaching undergrads WEB
evaluation - A guide for library instruction." This guide focuses on
how to evaluate the quality of information found on the internet
which is something we should all keep in mind when looking at any
WorldSkip Provides News, Information, Products and Services From
Every Nation On This Planet!
Greg Notess has a very good article entitled "Searching Beyond Text:
Multimedia Search Tools" in the November issue of Online magazine
with lots of tips for multimedia searching - worth checking out!
Kim-Spy has LOTS of interesting information and links to other
interesting places! Kim-Spy is "A virtual library of military
intelligence and information war."
The Air Traffic Control System Command Center Real-time Airport
Status page has information for airports from around the United
States. Select an airport from the map or from the drop-down list to
obtain the latest delay information.
Kasamba connects you to thousands of Experts in hundreds of
categories that can answer your question in real-time, live via the
Internet. Kasamba is a unique question and answer service that
matches people who have questions to the people who are qualified to
MERLIN, the Military Education Research Library Network is the web
presence of the military education libraries in the United States,
and Europe. MERLN offers the combined resources of the largest and
most comprehensive collections of military information resources in
the world by providing access to library holdings and electronic
Freesearchers is for Surfers Who Get It... Are you lost in the web?
Stuck on the hard shoulder of the information superhighway? Then
consider Freesearchers the recovery service to smarter Surfing, the
shortcut to the best free internet search tools and power-ups and get
the free web goodies really worth having.
Photobank is a selection of UNESCO's collection of photographs and
slides made available online to professionals and to the public at
large. The collection covers a wide range of subjects related to the
Organization's fields of competence: education, science, culture and
Xrefer has been around for a while, but if you haven't used this
reference resource yet, you should check it out! Xrefer is the web's
reference engine providing Free access to the most comprehensive
online collection of encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri and
quotations and more.
FedStats provides easy access to statistics and information produced
by more than 70 U.S. Federal Government agencies. If you like facts
and statistics websites like I do, you will love FedStats!
Well, I guess that's about enough Interesting Stuff for now... :)