National Library of Medicine

Excellent starting point for your research! Site is already reviewed and you're good to go.

Librarians' Internet Index - a search for Internet Information on BACTERIA - these links are ALL reviewed and great to use!
Another good place to start

US Dept of Agriculture

The soil versions of bacteria! A great list and quick discussion of types of bacteria

Search Strategies

Web Strategies

How to find information via search strategies (Boolean, RADCAB)


Flash movie showing steps to use

"Quotes around phrases" (to keep phrases together)

site:xxx (to limit URLs to a specific type)


Search Example

bad bacteria on google = 780,000

"bad bacteria" = 155,000

"bad bacteria" site:gov = 433