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SHB ENG281 and HIS221: Advanced Research: Searching Google

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More power research with Google

  • site:edu will only return results with “.edu” in the URL; can also search for .gov / .org in this way.
  • site: [name of site] will return results from the specified site only.  E.g. site:[UW-Sheboygan] AND courses will return results of courses at UW-Sheboygan.
  • Search by image: Visit images.google.com, or any Images results page, and click the camera icon in the search box. Enter an image URL for an image hosted on the web or upload an image from your computer to find out information about it.
  • Color filtering: Use color filtering within image search to help identify a book cover or images with a predominant color.