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Other Research Tools

TE 301 -- Introduction and Overview

A Glossary of Internet Information Search Terms

Strategies to Help You Ask Good Research Questions

Types of Search Engines and Their Characteristics

Web Search Strategies

Web Site Evaluation Checklist

Citing Online Sources
World Wide Words. Explains how to cite sources from FTP, Gopher, Telnet, Usenet, and the World Wide Web. Also has links to various web site detailing APA and MLA style.

Scavenger Hunt Lesson Plan (for Teachers)

Scavenger Hunt (for Students)