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Welcome to the 'Searching Online' Guide.


For the web-wise student, lecturer or researcher, the Internet offers a vast database of information.

If you haven't used the internet before, or merely dabbled, it is worth spending some time learning how to use it effectively.

Intute Virtual Training Suite

Try the 'Intute Virtual Training Suite' (link below) if you are familiar with the internet, but would like to improve your search skills. This excellent site offers free online, interactive, tutorials which will help you improve your Internet information skills.

'Internet for Agriculture' (link below) is one of numerous subjects covered, and what marks this site out from the crowd if the subject specific nature of the tutorials.

Searching Online (Image)

© Paurian (2009), CC BY 2.0


References for images included within this guide:

Paurian (2009) The Detective. [Online] Available at: (Accessed: 10 October 2019).