Intronet: A Beginner's Guide to Searching the Internet

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Library Journal
Burke, author of Learning the Internet: A Workbook for Beginners (Professional Media, LJ 4/1/96), has written an excellent introduction to Internet research, suitable for both students and general readers. In a clear, conversational style, he describes the types of resources available on the Internet, general net search tools, and tools for finding specific resources (e.g., people, companies, files). Also included are guidelines for evaluating and citing web materials. Unlike some other recent guides on Internet research, such as Ned Fielden and Maria Garrido's Internet Research: Theory and Practice (Professional Media, LJ 4/1/99), this one does not attempt to cover all aspects of the research process or list net resources for various disciplines. Instead, it emphasizes matching the search tool to the information need and teaching the principles of effective searching. This narrower focus makes for a more practical text that will help searchers at nearly all levels use the Internet more productively. Highly recommended for all professional collections.--Janet Crum, Oregon Health Sciences Univ. Lib., Portland Copyright 1999 Cahners Business Information.
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This helpful introduction covers constructing and refining search terms; choosing the right search tool; finding facts, files, people, companies and products, discussions and advice, and just about anything else; assessing the reliability of Internet information; and citing Internet references. Appendices include search tools, fun and useful links, and a search strategy quick reference. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781555703516
  • Publisher: Neal-Schuman Publishers
  • Publication date: 1/28/1999
  • Series: Neal-Schuman Netguide Series
  • Pages: 119
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.99 (h) x 0.34 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1 What's on the Net? 1
2 Picking the Right Word for Your Search 9
3 Picking the Right Tool for Your Search 19
4 How to Find Facts 43
5 How to Find Files 49
6 How to Find People 61
7 How to Find Companies and Products 67
8 How to Find Discussions and Advice 75
9 How to Find Just About Anything Else 83
10 Deciding If What You've Found Is Reliable 91
11 Citing What You've Found 97
App. A Where to Find Out about New Ways to Search 101
App. B Ten Fun and Useful Sites 103
App. C Strategy Quick Reference 107
Index 113
About the Author 119
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