As you search, concentrate on finding diverse genres of writing on your topic: different types of web sources, diverse article types, etc.
Diverse genres will contribute different types of information and perspectives to help you better understand the topic you are researching.
Below are different options for you to find diverse genres.
The source represents a genre you don't already have or have very little of
The source helps you better understand the complexity of the issue at hand
The source might help you make a point related to the issue at hand
The source is an authority for your given topic (they have expertise or knowledge)
Retrieve particular types of sites. Add this to your search:
site:.org Finds non-profit websites
site:.gov Finds government websites
site:.edu Finds college & university websites
Retrieve particular file types. Add this to your search:
filetype:pdf Finds PDFs (articles, reports, etc.)
filetype:ppt or filetype:pptx Finds PowerPoints (presentations, etc.)
Start your search below:
Newsbank provides articles from over 900 U.S. newspapers
Academic Search Premier can be used to find varied article genres: from newspapers, magazines and scholarly journals. Here is a link to a quick tutorial on how to use Academic Search Premier.