Tutorial from the California State Univ. library at Fullerton shows how to find and use keywords for Boolean searching. This tutorial is interactive and gives you a Boolean string to copy and paste into any database search box.
Libraries and librarians sometime use vocabulary that is specific to resources and services provided by libraries. This guide of words, phrases, and acronyms prepared by the Illinois State University library may help clarify words that are new to you. Includes a translation of library terms into 6 different languages..
This tutorial will guide you through the research process starting with choosing a topic, finding background material, searching for books, articles and good websites, how to avoid plagiarism and cite your sources.