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Library Research Tips & Tricks: Additional Search Tools

This guide presents some tools and tricks you can use to make your research easier.

Additional Search Tools

Below is a selected list of specialized freely-available search tools that may help you locate more information.

Google Enhanced

Google itself offers a number of search tools and enhancements beyond Books, News, Scholar, etc. It also offers versions for different countries and in different languages. If you know the top level domain of a country (for example, .au for Australia, .uk for the United Kingdom, and so on), you may be able to locate the version of Google for that location.

Protect Your Privacy

Other General Search Tools

Find Visuals

Explore Breaking News & Trends

Find Data and Numbers

Find Scholarly Sources

Locate Open Educational Resources

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