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JCIB IB: Searching

Databases to start with

Boolean Searching = Predictability

            

AND OR NOT

It all starts with three little words.

Boolean Searching Refresher

video from McMaster University Library, Canada

Lions and Tigers and Bears!

"Keyword" is just a term used to encompass all sorts of words and ideas that you use to search for resources.  You will start with some and pick up others as you work your way into your topic. They include but are not limited to words from

  • Titles 
  • Authors 
  • Publishing dates 
  • Search results
  • Subjects
  • Reference Lists and Bibliographies and Works Cited and Notes

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