Search & Find


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  • Search Strategy Builder more information

    Online worksheet designed to prepare students for database searching through brainstorming ideas and using Boolean search logic. Keywords: Boolean operators, refining search results, effective search techniques

  • Searching the Library Catalog more information

    This interactive tutorial provides students with step by step instructions on using the UA Library Catalog to locate a variety of materials. Skills taught include using keywords, finding books, conducting phrase, author and incomplete citation searches; finding journal articles, book chapters and book illustrations. Keywords: QuickHelp, side by side, OPAC, Boolean operators, keyword searching, activities

  • OCLC WorldCat Local: Advanced Search more information

    Comprehensive and interactive guide to using Worldcat Local. Learn advanced searching features for optimal research results. Keywords: database searching, Boolean logic, command line searches, Boolean operators, truncation, phrase searching, wildcards