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Search Engines & Directories

AlcanSeek -- Search Alaska and Canada
A small search engine for Alaska and Canada.
The Amazing Picture Machine
An Index to Graphical Resources on the Internet
AltaVista Canada
search-engine "AltaVista Canada indexes more than 14 million pages of Canadian web content"
Ask Jeeves For Kids!
search-engine "the fast, fun, easy, and safe way for kids to find answers on the web."
Search Engine for Computers/ Internet/ WWW/ Programming.
allows you to do general searches, or specifically search .ca (canada) sites.
EuroSeek (tm) - English
a pan-European search-engine offering search capabilities in 40 languages.




Inference Find
metasearch site using WebCrawler, Yahoo, Lycos, Alta Vista, InfoSeek, and Excite. "INFERENCE FIND is the first and only search tool that calls out in parallel all the best search engines on the internet, merges the results, removes redundancies, and clusters the results into neat understandable groupings. Inference Find queries the best 6 search engines on the web, but can be configured to call any search engine. Currently we are calling WebCrawler, Yahoo, Lycos, Alta Vista, InfoSeek, and Excite."
KidsClick! Search Engine
Searchable directory of resources selected by librarians. "addressing concerns about the role of public libraries in guiding their young users to valuable and age appropriate web sites."
La toile du Québec
A Québec based utility for french web resources.


"MetaCrawler differs from other search services in that it does not maintain any local database. Rather, it relies on the databases of various Web-based sources. MetaCrawler may send your query to several Web search engines, including Lycos, Infoseek, WebCrawler, Excite, AltaVista, Thundestone, and Yahoo. MetaCrawler queries the other search engines, organizes the results into a uniform format, ranks them by relevance, and returns them to the user. "

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SNAP! Online -- a service of C|Net
searchable directory.
"Yahooligans! is a searchable and browseable index of fun, funky, and interesting websites for kids. Yahoo! surfers handpick and screen each site in Yahooligans! to assure that it's appropriate for seven- to twelve-year-olds. It's a fun and safe way for kids to surf the web."


Yahoo! Canada
Yahoo with a focus on Canadian sites.
WebCity Canada - A Canadian Internet Directory and Search Engine!
"designed to assist its users to locate and explore Canadian resources on the Internet more efficently. In additional, WebCity Canada also provides its user with various activities such as discussion forums, chat rooms, comics, and horoscopes."