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MC Central - Suzanne Penson - Teacher Librarian: Search engines

Welcome to MCCentral. Here you will will be able to access databases, pathfinders for your research and new library resources.

Use the best search engine for your needs

Noodle tools

This website has an excellent list of different search engines which are suited to finding different types of information. Stand out from the crowd and do a non-google search, get a unique result.

Sweet search

 Every Web site in SweetSearch has been evaluated by our research experts.





Trove is a revolutionary and exciting free search engine. With millions of items, Trove is an unrivalled repository of Australian material.

  • Digitised newspapers
  • Digitised journals
  • Diaries
  • Letters
  • Maps
  • Photos and images from Picture Australia
  • Archived websites from Pandora
  • Books from Australian libraries

Search engines in plain English

This libguide curated by Suzanne Penson Teacher/Librarian

Fun search engines

Top 10 movie recommendation search engines

Searchcubeis a visual search engine that presents web search results in a unique, three-dimensional cube interface. It shows previews of up to ninety-six websites, videos and images.


Use Ziipa to find the latest Web 2.0 tools.