WS3 Efficient Searching on the Internet
     Miroslav Milinovic, CARNet; Hrvoje Stipetic, Zagreb Fair, Zagreb

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Internet has become a huge resource of information. However efficient resource discovery is an open issue. High user expectations are confronted with unperfect tools that are under constant development. Searching tools have to deal with uncertain quality and integrity of Internet information space. This workshop puts more light on actual searching tools and techniques. Internal mechanisms of searching tools are explained and best practices in resource discovery are examined. Participants will learn how to search the Internet more efficiently and how to select the tools that meet their needs. Workshop is designed for both users and information providers that want to expand their knowledge about searching tools and techniques on the Internet. Basic experience with standard web searching tools is expected.