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Postgraduate Introduction to Library Services and Resources: Effective Search Strategies

This guide contains information on library services and resources of interest to postgraduate students.

Session description

This session explored how to search databases for useful literature, using relevant search terms, combined in an effective search strategy. Modifying search terms, applying search result limits, and accessing the fulltext will have you ready to review and evaluate selected articles you have found. Saving searches, and setting alerts to future research, will help you manage your research project.

2022 sessions by Zoom: 23 February and 26 October

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