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Sociology: Books & eBooks

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Finding More Books: Advanced Search Techniques

Keyword

vs.

Subject

Gives the computer words to look for.  A good way to start your search.

 

Tells the computer to only look for materials that have been tagged as about the subject by a librarian.

More flexible – you can combine any words you think of.

 

Less flexible – you have to write the subject exactly as it the librarian tagged it or it won’t work.

A lot of results, but many not related to what you need.

 

Less, more focused and relevant

What are other Keywords have come up in your readings about education so far?

What do you get if you combine the subject:  education with some of these keywords?

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eBooks: Academic Collection (EBSCO)