Creating a Search Strategy: Search, Refine, and Save Time
Module designed by Kaya van Beynen with the assistance of Instructional Media Services.In this module you will learn to: â€¢ Identify key concepts â€¢ Find an appropriate balance between Precision and Recall â€¢ Search by database field and subject â€¢ Apply Boolean search logic â€¢ Identify when you have sufficient resources Self-assessment activities include: â€¢ Probing questions to help you gain mastery of these concepts and skills Most importantly, you will learn how to manipulate the database tools and features to retrieve relevant scholarly articles that are appropriate for your assignment and research needs.
Nelson Poynter Memorial Library. and van Beynen, Kaya, "Creating a Search Strategy: Search, Refine, and Save Time" (2013). Library Instructional Materials. 15.
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