Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Click on the map above to access a complete list of country extensions to use when searching for particular perspectives or when reading URLs. To search a perspective Google ... site:in hinduism ... this will return hinduism results only from India.
Internet Domain Extensions
Click on the image above to load the full list of Internet Domain Extensions and their definitions.
The extensions to use for assignments include:
.gov - government departments
.org - not for profit organisations
.edu - educational institutions (be wary of these though; some may be authored by students with little authority in the subject)
Extensions to avoid:
.info - have been associated with scams
.com and .biz - business sites trying to sell a product/service/idea
If you want to return results for just government sites, then search Google for ... site:gov environment
Beware of the tilda in the URL. The tilda is the symbol which appears above. In a URL the tilda usually appears before a person's name. This signifies the website is a personal site and should be used with caution as it will contain bias.