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Guide to Library Resources: Internet Resources

This guide includes information about the library, and about searching for books, ebooks, articles and databases, films, and Internet resources. Information about APA and MLA citation styles is also included.

How to Evaluate Websites

Click on the link below to view/print a handout on evaluating Internet sources.

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Search Google Like a Pro

Google Web Search

Try adding your search terms and limiting by site or domain,

Example:

human rights petitions site:.org

Try refining your Google Search. Browse a list of SYMBOLS and SEARCH OPERATORS

OR try an ADVANCED GOOGLE SEARCH

Useful Websites for Finding Statistics

 Click on the links below.

UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization )Institute for Statistics 
Explore country facts, profiles, and statistics.

U.S. State Department
Facts and statistics by country and region

Statistical Abstract of the United States
Comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the U.S.

World Bank Data and Statistics
Consult World Statistics through the Country Profiles, Quick Reference Tables, Quick Quiery, and other Data links.

Career Information

Occupational Outlook Handbook

This is the electronic version of the Occupational Outlook Handbook, a publication of the U.S. Dept. of Labor.  The handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects, for a wide range of occupations.

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