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Article Search Tips: Searching

This guide provides tips that can be used when searching for articles in databases; including how to locate the full text of articles.


Person searching

  • These pages provides general search tips and terms that you may helpful to know when searching a database.


  • The searching techniques may not work in some databases, but should work in most.  


  • Some databases may provide drop down boxes to aid you in creating a search; this is usually found on the advanced search screen.    

  • These tips can be used in the library's subscription databases and when using a web search engine.
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