Workshop:  Web Search Tools

Course ID - CTD0201

Short Title:  Web Search Tools*

Course ID, Short  title or Reference #  (see table) can be used to find and register for this course in Odyssey. 

Audience:        Faculty, Staff, Administrators
Total Time:      2 hours    
Prerequisite     Web Basics


This workshop will focus on tips for conducting effective searches on the Internet.  Participants will learn to use different search engines, keyword and Boolean search methods, meta-search tools, and evaluate information found on the web.

* Approved CT&D Workshop for Faculty Professional Development hours.


  As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Use at least two search engines to locate information on the Web
  • Use search techniques such as keyword and Boolean search methods
  • Evaluate information on the Web



Reference #






Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0201
Course Title: Web Search Tools
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.