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AltaVista

http://www.altavista.digital.com

5 out of 10 stars (2 votes)

One of my favorites, this lightning-fast search engine has over 8 billion words covering over 30 million Web pages, as well as a full-text index of more than 13,000 newsgroups.

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Deja News

http://www.dejanews.com/

A great resource for searching and reading USENET newsgroups.

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Education World Search Engine

http://www.education-world. com

Search a database of more than 20,000 educational Web sites.

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Electric Library

http://www.elibrary.com/

This astonishing resource searches the full text of 150 newspapers and newswires, nearly 800 magazines and journals, 3,000 reference works, and works of literature and art. The first 30 days are free, but after that it's $9.95 per month.

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Electronic Journals

http://www.edoc.com/ejournal/

1 out of 10 stars (1 vote)

Search a huge database of online journals.

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Excite

http://www.excite.com

Excite has full text to over 11.5 million pages and is updated weekly. You’ll also Ţnd newsgroups, classifieds, site reviews, news, and columns.

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Excite NetDirectory

http://www.excite.com/

Includes site reviews, a guide to over 3,000 destinations, news, and a reference section.

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Games Domain Search

http://www.gamesdomain.co.uk/

Search a database of games and games-related information.

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GNN Select

http://www.webcrawler.com/

At GNN Select you'll find a review of the Web's best sites and programs.

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Government Publications

http://lib-www.ucr.edu/govinfo.html

Search for government publications available on the Net.

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Government Publications

http://us.imdb.com/

Search the world's largest database of movie information.

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HotBot

http://www.hotbot.com/

Stop the press! With over 54 million documents, I think I may have stumbled upon the most complete listing of Web sites in the world! My new personal favorite.

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Infoseek

http://www2.infoseek.com/

Voted the top search engine by PC Computing, it also has a a guide to the “best of the Web.”

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Infoseek Ultra

http://ultra.infoseek.com/

A fast and furious search engine from Infoseek.

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Internet Sleuth

http://www.isleuth.com/

This "database of databases" searches over 1,500 searchable databases.

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Lycos

http://lycos.cs.cmu.edu/

7 out of 10 stars (1 vote)

Lycos is one of the biggest.

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Magellan

http://www.mckinley.com/

One of the most popular guides on the Web.

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MetaCrawler

http://www.metacrawler.com/

This speedy engine even allows you to limit the search to your own country, continent, or domain.

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Open Text

http://index.opentext.net/

Open Text searches the text of over 21 billion words in its expanding database.

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Point

http://www.pointcom.com/

Explore an extensive list of sites that the editors of Point placed in the top 5 percent.

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Princeton Review College Search

http://www.review.com/

Search reviews and links to colleges and universities.

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