Indexes and Search Engines
(subject lists of hot links to relevant sites)
- Librarians' Index to the Internet. These folks link to the best information.
- Internet Public Library: Teen Space. Use general topics center frame, subject collections to the left, or homework help sites by scrolling down.
- About.com has lots of info, organized by topic.
- Ask Jeeves Kids. Jeeves has organized many topics to make it easier for you to find what you need.
- KidsClick is a librarian-created, kid-friendly site for grades K-7. No ads!
Internet Search Engines
(these sites send out spiders to search the 'Net for your key search terms. Remember to leave out extra stuff like "the," "a," and "an."
- Google: The best search engine on the Internet.
- AltaVista. Links to more academic sites.
- plus Babel Fish, a slightly unreliable but fun translation tool.
- Meta-search engines search multiple other search engines for you: