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Deep Web: Welcome

The Deep Web Library Guide discusses why the Deep Web exists and what it contains. The Guide also provides tools for searching the Deep Web, along with resources for further information.


Welcome to the Deep Web Library Guide. This guide will help you understand what the Deep Web is, why it is so difficult to search, and the efforts being made to uncover the information located within it.

Deep Web as Iceberg

Iceberg symbolizing Deep Web

General Search Engines vs. Deep Weeb

Trawler casting net on surface of water and trawler trying to cast net into ocean depths

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000