Think Strategically about Your Research
And if you need help with anything, don't hesitate to contact me: firstname.lastname@example.org
Use an asterisk to stand in for different word endings: femin* = feminist, feminism, etc.
Use quotation marks to "glue together" a phrase: "gender roles"
Use parentheses & OR to search synonyms: (refugee OR migrant)
Find a good book or article in a Keyword search? Look at its full record to see if there are Subject Terms. Click on these links to find other items about that subject.
Some examples of CBBcat Subject Headings:
Check the notes, references and bibliographies of every relevant article or book. One good source can lead to another!
The record below is from Academic Search Complete. Clicking on a citation in your result list will take you to a record like this:
1. I saw something, maybe a blog post, about a Syrian terror suspect caught by Syrian refugees.