Searching with site:

When searching the internet, you can limit your search to a particular website or type of website. Put the word site: (with the colon) in front of a domain name such as uea.ac.uk or ac.uk.

For example, you could use these search terms to find information on Chinese societies at different universities:

Limit search to these websites Search terms
UEA chinese society site:uea.ac.uk
Edinburgh University chinese society site:ed.ac.uk
any British university chinese society site:ac.uk
any American university chinese society site:edu

 

Some other examples of searches:

  • probiotics site:nhs.uk
  • visas site:gov.au
  • peace site:mfa.gov.kp

The site: operator works on Google, Bing and DuckDuckGo.

For more information, see our Researching page.