Using the Internet for Research
Google is great but you can always try other search engines. Go to ANU e-library: Search Engines on the Internet
Or select one of these:
Internet Subject Directories
Use these sites if you are researching a particular subject. They are human-selected collections of web pages. An excellent guide can be found at http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/TeachingLib/Guides/Internet/SubjDirectories.html
Using Indexes and Databases
- ACT Public Library Online Collections - Have your library card and PIN number ready. Excellent databases include Academic Search Premier, Australian Public Affairs Full Text (APAFT), Australia / New Zealand Reference Centre and Infotrac Onefile.
- National Library of Australia E-Resources - Links to online resources such as journal articles and other resources.
- Google Scholar - Links to online academic resources.
- Invisible Web Resources - Find the resources that Google can't find.