The Guardian: On your marks, get set, search ...
5/6/04 Ros Taylor, Oliver Burkeman and Stephen Moss (pointed out by LISNews.com
"Google, the world's most popular internet search engine, is about to offer shares to the public. It has built its reputation on being the fastest and most accurate way to find information. But is the internet really the quickest way to access facts - and get them right? We put Google to the test against more old-fashioned methods. "
Library does pretty well. I was glad because sometimes these things are stacked one way or the other.