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Aug. 28 - Dec. 23, 2014

Mon 8 AM - 10 PM
Tue 8 AM - 10 PM
Wed 8 AM - 10 PM
Thu 8 AM - 10 PM
Fri 8 AM - 7 PM
Sat 10 AM - 6 PM
Sun 12 PM - 5 PM
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How to Find Websites


Library Guides

BMCC Library Subject Guides
Use our subject guides to familiarize yourself with books, article databases, and websites on your topic.

Speech and Term Paper Topics
Contains many links to Websites on current and hot topics.


Search Engines

Use a search engine to find information on the Web. Some of the better known search engines are:

Meta-Search Engines
Some search engines, so-called meta-search engines, pass queries on to many search engines and/or directories and then summarizes all the results:

Subject-Specific Search Engines
There are also many search engines on the Web that specialize in a certain subject area:

Search Engine Guides and Tutorials


Subject Directories

Subject directories are another way to find information on the Web. Unlike search engines, subject directories are maintained by human beings. The resources in directories are often annotated and they are hierarchically structured. Usually, subject directory searches find fewer pages than a search with a search engine.

Some well-known subject directories are:

 
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