The Internet

Information is accessed on the Internet through a browser. Search engines such as Google, Yahoo!, Bing, or enable you to search across billions of web pages and other materials on the Internet. One of the primary advantages the Internet offers is the ability for searchers to find related information through hyperlinks.

Use the Web

  • to find current information
  • to link to information provided by the library on the Internet
  • to find information about companies
  • to find information from all levels of government - federal to local
  • to find both expert and popular opinions

Examples of Web Sites