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  Getting Started

Ways to Search

Basic Searching


Search methods


Refine Your Search:
Boolean Searching


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This tutorial is designed to help you improve the skills you use to search on-line catalogs, databases and the Internet. Sections of the tutorial deal with:
  • Basic Searching - how to search by author, title, keyword, subject or series.

  • Types of Search Methods - different ways that you can search for information and some tips on how to do it.

  • Refining Your Search - how to use Boolean Search strategies to get better search results.

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