Internet Search Engines:
Noodletools - Helps you choose the best search engine for the information that you need
KartOO - This is a visual search engine that shows how words and topics are related
EduHound - huge data base grades K-12
Blue Web 'N - search engine that searches for educational websites by using content areas, subject area, and grade levels - directory of search engines from A to Z with descriptions
Soople- from the creators of Google but a more exact search for what you are looking for
Clusty- serach engine that can organize your search requests
Librarian's Internet Index - safe links for educators and students
Google for Educators - tools and information that teachers can utilize in their classrooms
Fact Monster- huge site for kids with many different categories

Search Engines for Children:
Directory of Search engines - NABSS created this website as resources for children and education
KidsClick! - Website for kids created by librarians
Quintura for Kids- think clouds help to refine searches for children making it easier for them to find what they are looking for

Research Skills:
How To Do Research- this site is from Kentucky Virtual Library and has great steps on how to conduct research for students