Library Research: Advanced Database Searching


Are you ready to use databases at a more advanced level? Would you like to become a better searcher? This workshop covers advanced searching, and the more sophisticated features of databases, primarily in the EBSCOhost platform. Learn about: • Thesaurus lists and how you can use the terms in them to build an effective search strategy • Some more advanced features of databases • Changing databases within a platform • Creating a personal account to save and retrieve a search • The value of citation databases Duration: 1 hour. A tip from your librarians! Advanced Database Searching is the third in trilogy of workshops about using the Library to find scholarly resources. It builds upon the research skills covered in our Finding Journal Articles and Using Library Databases workshops. If you are new to library databases, we recommend starting with Finding Journal Articles.


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  • Owner: David Anderson
  • Collection: Library Information Literacy
  • Version: 1 (show all)
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