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Women's American History: Websites

Research Guide for History 122 and 123

Government websites

Organization websites

Google Searching Tips

Search within a Website

In Google, type "site:" followed by the URL of the website you'd like to search. Then add your search terms.
Examples--

  • site:historicaltextarchive.com “cotton gin”
  • site:historicaltextarchive.com speakeasies

Search within a Government Website

In Google, type a search topic follow by: gov
Examples--

  • cotton gin:gov
  • speakeasies:gov

Search within an Organization Website

In Google, type a search topic follow by: org
Examples--

  • cotton gin:org
  • speakeasies:org