Google Treasure Hunt

Around 90% of UK Internet searches are conducted on Google.  However, finding information online can be hit or miss.  Here we reveal top tips to help you track down the right information using Google.  We’ll explore how get more precision in your search results using phrase searching, wildcards and Google Advanced Search.

You may freely reuse these course materials (except for material identified as provided by a third party) but we would ask you to acknowledge them as the work of the Scottish Government Library.  For more details please read the Scottish Government guidance on Crown Copyright.  If you have any queries, please email the Library, or call us on 44556.

Google Treasure Hunt classroom courses SG staff only
Check out our eLearning page if you’d like to try Go Google!  A 10 minute eLearning module which aims to give you some top tips to help you get the most from your Google searching.

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Evaluation criteria
Google Treasure Hunt delegate’s maps
Google Treasure Hunt presentation
Google Treasure Hunt trainer’s maps
Google Treasure Hunt trainer’s notes * SCOTS access

* SG Library staff only

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