Net Search Engines


    OPEN TEXT INDEX
    Searches every word of every Web page

    LYCOS

    Comprehensive catalog of the Internet

    MAGELLAN

    Reviews and ratings for Web, FTP, and Gopher sites, and Usenet newsgroups.

    EXCITE

    Searching for concepts, not just keywords + Web page reviews written by journalists

    ALTA VISTA

    Largest Web index + full-text index of more than 13,000 newsgroups.

    YAHOO!

    Editorial filter at work here + comprehensive cross-discipline resource base.

    WHO WHERE?

    Service for locating people and organizations on the Net

    SHAREWARE.COM

    Find software on the Internet

    THE ELECTRIC LIBRARY

    Full text newspapers, magazines, and academic journals; plus images; reference books; literature; and art.

    DEJANEWS

    Usenet news archive

    INFOSEEK GUIDE

    Provides reviews of popular Internet resources + the "Find Similar" function searches for more of the same

    NET LOCATOR

    Uses frames to give you quick access to a variety of online search services