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The Research Process
1. Identify your topic
2. Develop search terms
3. Conduct a search
4. Evaluate information
5. Cite your sources
Coming up with search terms to use in the research databases can be tricky. Visuwords can help! Visuwords is a visual dictionary that will show you terms related to your main search term.
The following video explains boolean searching, or how to use the common operators "AND," "OR" and "NOT" to limit your searches within library databases.
Cushion, K. (2011, July 7). Boolean Searching Basics. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/jMV7X3W_beg
If you can't access the video, copy and paste this link into your browser: http://youtu.be/jMV7X3W_beg