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BIOL 413 - Principles of Biology I (UNH Manchester): Search Strategies

This guide will help you with your assignments in your BIOL 413 course.

Developing Keywords

Boolean Searching

Using the words AND, OR, or NOT to connect your search terms will help you search the online databases more effectively and efficiently. 

DouglasCollegeLib (2011, December 22). Boolean searching [Video file]. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4qKDQKJCp-s.

Search Techniques

Open the file below to see examples of using AND, OR, NOT, and truncation to perform effective searches. The Keyword Grid can help you link your search terms.