Web Search Tools


Subject Directories (Tools for Browsing by Subject)

Academic & Professional Subject Directories

Subject Directories on Commercial Portals

Chinese Subject Directories

Search Engines (Tools for Keyword Searching)

Meta Search Engines

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Chinese Search Engines

Search Engine Collections

  • CompletePlanet (directory of searchable databases and specialty search engines)

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