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Tue 25 Apr 2023
13:00 - 14:00

Venue: Cambridge University Libraries Online

Provided by: Cambridge University Libraries


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Know Moore About: Building an Effective Search Strategy

Tue 25 Apr 2023


You have your research topic and access to millions of resources – but how do you find relevant material? This session will help you turn your research idea into a comprehensive search strategy designed to get maximum results. It will cover creating targeted keywords, filtering results, evaluating materials and recording your methods to save you time throughout your project.

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Target audience
  • Researchers and staff in the Physical Sciences.
  • Other staff and students welcome.

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Tue 25 Apr 2023   13:00 - 14:00 13:00 - 14:00 Cambridge University Libraries Online Claire Sewell

At the end of this session learners will be able to:

  • Identify appropriate search terms to find results within the scope of their project.
  • Design a targeted strategy to obtain relevant results from a range of sources.
  • Use advanced search techniques such as Boolean, truncation and phrase searching to carry out efficient searches.
  • Evaluate search results to determine how useful they are to the current information need.
Know Moore About (Physical Sciences Research Skills)

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