In June 1995, we made a series of tests on a number of then existing Internet indexing systems; these were ALIWEB
, DACLOD, EINet Galaxy, GNA Meta-Library, Harvest, InfoSeek, Lycos, Nikos, RBSE, World Wide Web Catalog, WebCrawler, WWW, and Yahoo.
Alta-Vista, Excite, New Rider's World Wide Web Yellow Pages, Magellan, Point Search, Inktomi, Galaxy, Aliweb
, Tribal Voice, Apollo, and Open Text.
9] Leslie Finck, also using three search topics, and testing eight engines, including AltaVista, Lycos, Open Text, InfoSeek, and AliWeb
Assembling a derived work from material already online is easy and some automatic search robots, such as HARVEST and ALIWEB
, build listings of online citations to candidate documents relevant to a topic .