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IST 605 (2U): Reference and Information Literacy Services: Week 5

A guide to support content discussed by Natasha Cooper/Brenna Helmstutler in the Week 5 & 6 online sessions.

Search Options Review

Library Session PPT

Carnegie Library

Search Strategies

In looking ahead to your IST 605 assignment, Part B – Source Collection & Analysis, here are some steps to prepare:

1. Review the ProQuest and EBSCO guides/tutorials about Boolean operators: 

2. Review EBSCO’s “Using Wildcards and Truncation” page and Nexis Uni’s “Using Connectors and Commands to Search”.

3. Complete the Constructing a Search worksheet below:

Librarian for the School of Information Studies: Brenna

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Brenna Helmstutler
213A Carnegie Library