Welcome to the RCCC Google Search research guide. This guide may be used to assist in searching the Google Search engine which is the most-used search engine on the World Wide Web. This guide will provide you with information on Advanced Search Tips, Google Scholar, Google Book Search, Google News, More Google Options, and information on Google Guides.
Listed below are several search tips that can be used to retrieve information, e.g., population of a particular country, climate change, car prices, nutrition recipes, etc. By following any of the search tips below, you will be given information that relates to the specific search of choice.
Get facts fast:
Google Currency Converter:
Google Measurement Conversions:
For quick arithmetic calculations, use the Google search box. Use +, -, * and ^
Navigating Google from the front page
Images - search the web for images.
Video - search the Internet for videos or browse by category.
News - search the web for news stories (also has an alert service).
Google Shopping - allows users to search for products on online shopping websites & compare prices between different vendors.
Maps - several types of maps: standard, satellite, street view, traffic, and hybrid.
G-Mail - Google's email service.
More and even More...brings you to a page listing additional Google services and tools.
Google Scholar - provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature.
Google Books Search - enter the keyword or phrase that you are looking for in the Google Books box. Google in turn will find books whose contents match your search terms.
Google Blog - search Blogs on your favorite topics.
iGoogle - allows you to customize a Google portal should you wish to make it your home.
Google Financial - beta product that offers information about North American stocks, mutual funds, and public and private companies along with charts, news, and fundamental financial data.