Connect to and surf the internet
This page aims to provide a library of resources and activities that can be used to support learning how to connect to and use the internet
- How does Google search the net?
- Tips for searching the internet
- Visit this website for more search engines Otago University Library
- This link - Doing research: An introduction to the concepts of Online Research is a 10 minute tutorial on basic search skills developed by librarians at the University of Illinois. It's well worth a look.
- This is an OIL tutorial on the basics of library and internet searching developed by the Bill Robertson Library, Dunedin, New Zealand... A must see!
- Logging in & managing multiple usernames/passwords
- I spy - a searching game where teams of two try to find the website described
- Here is a text-based tutorial about the Internet
- BBC's Webwise Online Course
- Activity Sheet 1 - used in Study Skills which is part of the Otago Polytechnic Massage Therapy programme.