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Research: Locate internet resources


The information on this guide has been copied and/or modified from  Melbourne University Beginning Research libguides.

Google Search

Use the Advanced Search options in Google to:

  • Search by file type - e.g. .pdf or .ppt or .xls
  • Search by domain - e.g. .gov or .edu or .org 
  • Search by date

Google is useful for locating government reports and statistical data.

Different ways to search