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Research Tutorials

Research Basics for ENGL 101

Books & ebooks

Book Search Basics  

 Demo: Book Search: Basics (5 minutes)

 

 

 

 

Finding eBooks Using the SCC Library Databases  

 Demo: Finding eBooks Using SCC Library Databases (5 minutes)

Article search in the ProQuest database

Search term exploration & choice

Which words should I use in my searches?

One of the biggest challenges students face when doing research is figuring out which words to use when searching.

Below are two off-the-cuff videos from the SCC Library which demonstrate techniques for exploring keywords you can use while searching library databases or the open web.

Want help? Thinking of search terms can be difficult, so contact a librarian any time you want help. We're here 24/7.

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