Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Search Strategy Help

We discussed various search strategies yesterday in class:

  • Boolean operators (AND, OR, NOT)
  • Truncation (Example: teen*)
  • Limits (Example: limiting by date or limiting to scholarly publications)
  • Field searching (Example: Searching for a particular word in an article's title)

As there was no PowerPoint, here are some resources to help you: