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Search Engines that Give Results for Education

Search Engines-
Programs that search documents for specified keywords and returns a list of the documents where the keywords were found.
Infotopia-A Google alternative safe search engine for students.
Ask.com- Get answers to the questions you need.
Factmonster- Slamanac, dictionary, encyclopedia and homework help.
Awesome Library -organizes the Web with 37,000 carefully reviewed resources,including the top 5 percent in education
Open Directory Project-Academic search of 5,260,276 sites in over 1,019,789 categories
Kids.gov There is a wide variety of topics such as art, history, animals, and fun stuff at this US government site. It includes links to both goverment and commercial web sites.
Internet Public Library- great search tool created by public libraries -public library of and for the Internet community.
Google Scholar-A simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites.
Meta Search Engines-
A search tool that sends user requests to several other search engines and/or databases and combines the results into a single list or displays them according to their source.
Whonu.com-Compiles data from multiple search engines in one place.You can also filter your search by types of site, including .edu domains, or narrow your results to specific countries.
iseek-Targeted search engine for students, teachers, administrators, and caregivers with safe search technologies and editor-reviewed content
Dogpile - Dogpile searches other search engines, such as Google, Yahoo!, Bing and Ask, to bring you the best of the web in one handy results list.
MetaCrawler - This meta search engine searches Google, Yahoo!, Bing, Ask, About, MIVA and others. You can use this engine to find information, images, videos, news, yellow page listings and white page listings.
Clusty An easy-to-use metasearch engine that makes good use of clustering technology to help you hone in on your topic.