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Nursing Annotated Bibliography: Choosing a topic & Searching for articles

How to do Research

Creating Search Statements

Boolean Handout

Created by Kris MacPherson, St. Olaf College (copied with permission 2/2011, jcs)

Effective & Efficient Searching

Choose only important words which are used to describe your topic.  Drop "an, the, of, at, in," etc.  Then, combine the words using the suggestions on the chart in the middle box.