TITLE

Google Offers More than Just a Search Box

AUTHOR(S)
Pack, Thomas; Page, Loraine
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Information Today;Jun2003, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the Google search engine. Features of the search engine; Benefits of the search engine for Internet users; Details on specialized search engines available in the Google home page.
ACCESSION #
10013254

 

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