Browsing William H. Weare, Jr by Subject "Access to information"
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Beyond web search tips and tricks: Thinking through the search (Linworth Publishing, Inc., 2010-02-01)The author recommends a more intentional Web search strategy that will help students retrieve better search results. Teachers and librarians can help students to improve their searching skills by asking these four key ...
Find it on the web using the search concepts you already know (Linworth Publishing, Inc., 2008-03-01)The author discusses the applicability and effectiveness of phrase searching, the use of natural language, Boolean logic, nesting, proximity, truncation, and wildcards to web search engines.
The federated search solution (Linworth Publishing, Inc, 2010-09-01)Federated search provides a single search interface that allows users to search multiple online resources simultaneously—subscription databases, library catalogs, and other electronic resources—with one query that returns ...
Web search field trip: Find it on the web with field searching The author describes the functionality of field searching, a search technique which locates specific terms in a specific field. The author points out field searching options available via the advanced search page of the ...