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Evaluate the potential validity of the Web page from which you get information.

useful: http://www.scour.com/view/result/airline%20industry%20analysis/QWlybGluZSBJbmR1c3RyeSBLZXkgU3VjY2VzcyBGYWN0b3Jz/aHR0cDovL2dici5wZXBwZXJkaW5lLmVkdS8wNjQvYWlybGluZXMuaHRtbA==/?URL=http://gbr.pepperdine.edu/064/airlines.html

found through scour

* Facets to evaluation
o Location of the page
o Speaker's identity
o Speaker's motivation
o Credibility of sources
o Speaker's history
o Speaker's reputation

General ideas:
With background information have a general time line and have it lead into current events?
With Current events: can do similar idea "announcements" and follow current events?

Custom Search Engine:
need to add more sources to

  1. Web Search Engines:
    • Name: Google
    • Access: Google
    • Frequency: Not necessary to frequently visit
    • Information: From this tool I was able to find an adequate amount of useful information regarding the history of the airline industry. Returned recognizable sites like wikipedia and information from college databases (Duke, Stanford, and MIT). Returned 1,060,000 results may be a bit overwhelming with this many sites returned. Takes time to sort through the relevant sites.
    • Query: History of the Airline Industry
    • Evaluation: 9
    • Miscellaneous: Search results returned
    • Relevant Sites: need to return to Duke Library, Stanford, Paper
    • Name: Yahoo
    • Access: Yahoo
    • Frequency: Not necessary to frequently visit
    • Information: From this search engine I was able to gather more relevant information about the history of the airline industry. I found it to return much less relevant links than Google.
    • Query: The history of the airline industry
    • Evaluation: 6
    • Miscellaneous: Yahoo results returned Wanted to search both Yahoo and Google after our findings in the Search Tool Analysis
    • Relevant/Interesting Sites: Interesting, ATA History
  2. Blog Search Engines:
    • Name: Google Blog Search
    • Access: Google Blog Search
    • Frequency: fairly frequently
    • Information: did a general topic search in order to find sites that I thought would be useful if I ever have a question I want to have answered, or see general reactions to new happenings in the industry.
    • Query: the airline industry
    • Evaluation: yet to be determined
    • Miscellaneous: provided related blogs found to be very useful
    • Relevant Links: Airline Crisis, Economic, Air Transport News
  3. Web directories:
    • Name: Yahoo Directory
    • Access: Yahoo Directory
    • Frequency: not frequent
    • Information:
    • Query:
    • Evaluation:
    • Miscellaneous:
  4. News Search:
    • Name: Yahoo News Search
    • Access: Yahoo News
    • Frequency: had Yahoo News Search send me the articles that relate to the airline industry to my yahoo email account
    • Information: Current Events in the airline industry
    • Query: "airline industry"
    • Evaluation:
    • Miscellaneous:

The Deep Web:

Google Scholar:
Good to use for Airline history:
http://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=jCfkJUL8oV0C&oi=fnd&pg=PA3&dq=%22airline+industry%22&ots=5DXGM_E42q&sig=gi7-4C-0Ur4jDokTWLiEu0ipfLo

Query: intitle:"airline industry"
results: http://scholar.google.com/scholar?num=50&hl=en&lr=&newwindow=1&q=intitle%3A%22airline+industry%22&btnG=Search

From there on the bottom of screen provided "key authors" clicked on the first one and found:
query:"airline industry" author:s-borenstein
results: http://scholar.google.com/scholar?num=50&hl=en&lr=&newwindow=1&sa=G&oi=qs&q=%22airline+industry%22+author:s-borenstein
helpful link: http://ideas.repec.org/a/aea/aecrev/v80y1990i2p400-404.html

Scirus:

query: title:airline AND title:industry (market)
reason useful: looks to make more efficient with connection flights.
link: http://ideas.repec.org/p/net/wpaper/0728.html

query: title:airline AND title:industry
reason useful: green fuel for industry to loosen dependency on oil and help environment
link:http://www.sciencedirect.com/science?_ob=ArticleURL&_udi=B83WY-4T7314H-1W&_user=10&_rdoc=1&_fmt=&_orig=search&_sort=d&view=c&_acct=C000050221&_version=1&_urlVersion=0&_userid=10&md5=3536c1c4372d5869d07ea600e3949f31

link:http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/40807
reason useful: provides an overview of recent trends and forces in airline industry

link: http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/40807
reason useful: study the changes that have occurred in pricing, service, and competition in the 28 years since deregulation. will prove useful in background information

bNet:

query: airline industry
reason useful: survey about customers travel experiences. airline industries in more than just financial trouble.
link:http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m0CWU/is_2005_Nov_7/ai_n15781654?tag=content;col1

Email Alerts:
see tab..still need to expand upon the page from which you subscribed to it, why it is useful, and if there are any keywords (or such) that you used to generate it.

Page Monitors

Yahoo Pipes:
http://pipes.yahoo.com/pipes/pipe.info?_id=22d5c09675f63b8c580615575525ef66
http://pipes.yahoo.com/pipes/pipe.info?_id=d06e7821db63f0aaf51d50569e74fa45

Image Search
photos to incorporate:
Flickr:
query: "airline industry"

Exalead:
query: "airline industry"

Images at Yahoo News:
http://news.search.yahoo.com/search/news;_ylt=A0WTTkteECFJQCUARwHRtDMD;_ylu=X3oDMTBhNjRqazhxBHNlYwNzZWFyY2g-?p=airline+industry&c=images&x=wrt

Images at Google News:
http://news.google.com/news?imv=1&nolr=1&hl=en&q=airline+industry&btnG=Search

  1. Search tools

* Information about how you used the search tools we learned about in this class. I'm not interested in getting a full tutorial on these tools — I want you to tell me how you used them for this project.
* How did you use email alerts (if at all — or why not) on this project
* How did you use page monitors (if at all — or why not) on this project
* Deep Web search sites that you found useful for this project
* Web directory entries that you found useful
* Tag-based sites that led you to useful information for this project. You should describe those tags that helped you find this information.
* Podcast and video search tools that led you to useful information for this project. You should describe those searches that helped you find this information.
* Image search tools that led you to useful information for this project. You should describe those searches that helped you find this information.
* Deployment of a custom search engine that would help the visitor find useful information as easily as possible. Be sure to explain the ways in which you customized this search tool.

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