The Professional's Guide to Mining the Internet
Infromation Gathering and Research on the Net
Whatever is needed, from in-depth research material for a report or academic paper, to the telephone number of a company on the other side of the world or what is showing at the local cinema, this guide aims to help readers find the answer on the internet, faster and more easily.
Table of Contents
1. Skills - It's out there somewhere; 2. Skills - Walking the Web; 3. Skills - The Internet beyond the Web; 4. Skills - Search engines and indexes; 5. Skills - Agents and ferrets; 6. Skills - Information from people; 7. Focus - Quick reference and news; 8. Focus - People, places, business and education; 9. Focus - Expertise and archives; 10. Focus - Buy, buy, buy; 11. Skills - Getting launched. Appendix: Getting on to the Internet.