Screenshot of Google Search

Using Google to Search Government, Education, and Organization Websites

Use the search operator “site:” in Google to receive results from websites ending in .gov, or .edu, or .org. This video was created for HUSR 385 and contains search examples specific to that class.

Screenshot of Google Search

Screenshot of Google Search

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Learning Objectives

Learners will be able to:

  • Recall that government, education, and organization websites are likely to be credible sources of information
  • Demonstrate using the “site:” search operator in Google to receive results from government, education, or organization websites
  • Identify one or more of the following words as useful for narrowing a human services-related search: statistics, data, prevalence, incidence, survey, rate, demographic, population, characteristic, trend


Format: Video (0:7:13)

Accessibility: Not accessible


Author: Adolfo Prieto

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