Science Portals on Your Browser

Search functions within the Firefox Browser

Search functions within the Firefox Browser

Internet Explorer and FireFox fans now have a way to search scientific and technical search engines directly from their browser. Deep Web Technologies released search plugins for several major science search applications, including the following.

* WorldWideScience.org
* Science.gov
* ScienceResearch.com
* Mednar
* E-Print Network
* Scitopia.org
* Scirus

To obtain the plugins, visit http://www.deepwebtech.com/open-search.html.

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About repplinger

John has served as a Reference Librarian at Willamette University since 2002. He is the liaison to the Science Departments, and is responsible for maintaining the collections related to the life & physical sciences. His research interests range over the entire spectrum of libraries and information sciences, but includes: - Google and its influence on information & society - The Internet's influence on information seeking & sharing behaviors - Trends of scholarly communication - Electronic learning environments - Traditional pedagogy - GIS use in academic libraries

Posted on May 26, 2009, in Science Stuff, Technology and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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