Lecture 2b: Web Searching and Downloading

What You Will Learn Today

  1. Find information on the web using addresses, navigational features of web sites, and various search tools and techniques.
  2. Download and view Internet files of different data formats using browsers, FTP clients and archiving software.

Navigational Features of Web Sites

Ways to Find Information on the Web

Searching Options

Citing Resources

File Formats and Extensions

Common File Formats and Extensions


Software and Archives


To Do After Class