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Searching and Finding Information in the Library Databases: Overview

Some notes on search strategies

Searching and finding materials in online libraries can be an intricate process. You may use different types of search strategies depending on what you need to find. Every search strategy can include several steps, from choosing search terms to refining results. This guide reviews several strategies and stages in the search process.

These are some of the steps and strategies you can use to be a successful researcher.

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Watch a variety of recorded videos hosted by Walden librarians. Session topics include search strategies, research in your field of study, time saving tips and more. View recorded sessions any time you like!