Search Tips - Using the Internet effectively

Learn how to use the Internet effectively and efficiently – the following sites will help

OLAS - Information Skills Tutorial
OLAS is a suite of nine modules that was designed by Waterford IOT to help you to recognise when information is needed. It teaches you how to locate, evaluate and use information effectively.

INTUTE - Virtual Training Suite
Provides free Internet tutorials to help you learn how to get the best from the web for your education and research. All tutorials are written and updated by a team of subject specialists based in universities and colleges across the UK.

BARE BONES 101: A Basic Tutorial on Searching the Web
User friendly and comprehensive ' teach yourself ' tutorial from the Beaufort Library at University of South Carolina.

Irish Public Libraries Guide to using the Internet
Life steps Project.

Searching with Success
Web search tutorial from Vaughan Memorial Library .

The BBC's guide to using the Internet.

Evaluating Websites
Produced by Ohio State University Libraries.

Tips for Evaluating a Web Search
George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida