Search Engines

Alta Vista
A good all purpose search engine.

Ask Jeeves
Allows search queries in plain English.

Dogpile
A meta search engine, using Google, Yahoo, and MSN among others, and retrieving the best combined results.

Google
Considered by some the best search engine on the web.

Hotbot
A high quality search engine, allowing a number of filtering preferences.

Ixquick
A meta search engine, with capabilities to search in 18 different languages, including Chinese.

Lawcrawler
Designed specifically to search various law sites, it is the primary search engine from Findlaw.

Yahoo
The best known search directory on the web.