SEARCH

THE

INTERNET

 

OnLine research has never been easier.......

 

At Vital Connections, we put all of the major search engines are at your fingertips.

 

 

Vital Connections is a program of the Partnership to Preserve Independent Living

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Search for Website & Resources

Altavista 

One of the largest search engines.......the comprehensive coverage of Altavista makes it a favorite among researchers

AOL Search

The main listings are directory results, but backup information is provided through a crawler-based service
Beaucoup! 
Links to more than 2,500 search sites! (including all the other search engines we have provided here for your
convenience.) 
Excite 
One of the most popular search services, but only of medium size

Google

Makes heavy use of link popularity to list and rank websites

Infoseek

IWon
Backed by CBS television, gives away daily, weekly and monthly prizes to users....a directory service, backed by crawler data
Lycos 

Started out as a true search engine, but has since changed to a directory service

Netscape Search

A directory service

Overture

Webcrawler 
Yahoo 

Search for People and Addresses

Anywho 
90 million E-mail addresses, phone numbers, Web addresses 

AOL White Pages 
Search for people across the United States and Canada. 
Infospace 
100 million listings in the US, 200 million in Europe

Switchboard 
120 million listings including e-mail addresses 
WhitePages

Directory with reverse phone number look up capabilities

Yellow Pages

ZabaSearch

Free people search that provides mailing address, and phone number (if available) and also allows facilitates email contact.  In order to find someone, full name and city of residence are needed at a minimum.