Internet Search Engines
- Altavista - Also has multimedia searching & language translations.
- Answers.com - Quick, integrated reference answers instead of just search engine links.
- Alltheweb - Uses the Yahoo! index.
- Excite - Search engine with a variety of search functions.
- Google - Popular search engine with a number of very good options for searching.
- Scirus - Finds scientific information.
- Teoma - Searches using subject specfic popularity which ranks a site based on the number of same-subject pages that reference it, not just general popularity.
- Vivisimo - Organizes search results into meaningful categories.
- Academic Infonet - Educational subject directory.
- About.com - Searchable directory.
- Accessnz - Directory of New Zealand sites.
- Dmoz - Open directory project maintained by volunteer editors.
- Excite - Searchable directory.
- infomine - Scholarly internet resource collections.
- Librarians Internet Index - Features dozens of high-quality websites carefully selected, described, and organized by librarians.
- Te Puna Web Directory - Directory organised by the National Library of New Zealand.
- Yahoo - Searchable directory.
Specialised Search Engines
- CompletePlanet - Finds specialised databases and specialty search engines usually hidden from other search engines.
- Dogpile - Meta-search engine.
- Kartoo - Meta-search engine.
- Profusion.com - Search engine of search engines.