Google, Yahoo, Bing and other search engines are great places to find information. This guides has some tips and tricks that you should know about in order to find relevant AND reliable sources on the open web.
You have to be very careful about what you find online - anyone can post anything on the internet. Use this guide to help you determine if an information source is reliable.
Searches are not case sensitive.
Word order matters.
Google ignores most punctuation and symbols. Exceptions:
Google uses automatic word stemming for common endings.
Think of a couple of keywords for your topic. Start with the most important word or phrase. Start with 3-10 words, too few words may give poor results. You may need to try different searches.