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Google Advanced Search URL:  http://www.google.com/advanced_search

You can use commands to do an Advanced Search in "regular" Google Search.

Sample Search:

filetype: pdf  [give me ONLY pdf documents]

why?  Most research reports are published online in pdf format.

alternative-- filetype:ppt for powerpoint presentations

domain: org  [give me ONLY results from .org web sites]

why?  Most research organizations are nonprofits, which use the .org domain. 

alternative-- domain:edu for university web sites.

"employee participation"  [give me only documents that contain this phrase]

alternative--  whatever Key Words and Key Phrases define your research topic.

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