Have a BIG research paper due? Need help researching?
Email me or instant message me (see Meebo Chat box on the right) to setup a research appointment! I am happy to help you learn how to better your research skills and strategies. For now, take a look at these short videos that will show you how limit or expand your search results.
This search is performed in the JSTOR database.
Using EBSCOhost, this clip shows the difference in search results. Note the large number of results anytime the connector term "OR" is used to connect search terms and how the term "AND" limits results. For another view of connector terms, please look at the box "Keys to Searching Success."
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