Searching Techniques Tutorial

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When looking for books or journal articles the first thing you'll want to do is brainstorm search terms. Usually when you search online you do this automatically. However, when writing a research paper you'll want find the best books & articles about your topic. Luckily, there is an easy process you can follow to create effective search terms:

  1. Analyze your topic
  2. Brainstorm synonyms
  3. Combine search terms into a keyword search