What is "Backtracking"?

A good way to find out about the organization where a site is located is by using the domain name of the site. You can "backtrack" to the domain name to get to the main home page for the site. For example, starting from the Library's Databases page at:


which brings you to:
http://library.waubonsee.edu - the Todd Library's Home Page. By going to this address, you would now know who is the "sponsor" for the first address you started with.