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Google & Google Scholar

Google is a powerful search engine that offers quick and easy web searching. Use the tips and tricks provided in this guide to get the most your of your Google search.

Google offers many different search services for locating information within a specific genre or field of study.

Service Description
Search for scholarly works, include abstracts. 
View maps, driving directions, and search for local businesses and services
Google Finance
Search Business info, news, and interactive charts
Search for news and current events
Search for artwork, photographs, and images.
Google Books
Search the full text of books, learn where to purchase or borrow
Google Blogs
Searches only blog sites.
Google US Government
Search engine searches all US government websites (.gov, .mil) for content.
Search over 7 million patents
Search videos.