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DIY Research Guide: Database Tips

Find answers to frequently asked questions.

Boolean Operators

You can broaden, narrow, or refine your search results with Boolean Operators.  Watch the following video from Furman University's Sanders Science Library for details.

Truncation

Try truncating your search terms to expand your results.  Watch the following video from Furman University's Sanders Science Library for details.

Wildcards

Try including wildcard symbols to make your search more flexible.  Watch the following video from Furman University's Sanders Science Library for details.

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