How to research.
Constructing a Search
Step 3: Constructing a search

Now that you know what you're going to be writing about, you have to write it in a way that can be searched. I know you are used to putting terms in Google and having it figure out what you mean, but you need to be a little more specific in our databases. This way of searching will also help you when you ARE searching Google.

If you want to work along with a guide, print out our Research Worksheet (pdf).


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