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Advanced: Searching Engineering Village

[dciframe]http://www.youtube.com/embed/WuXpv1Z8_IE?rel=0,560,450[/dciframe] Advanced Search Features in Engineering Village, including applying limits, narrowing results, and using the locate related articles function. Library Guide for Engineering

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Introduction to Searching Google Scholar

[dciframe]https://www.youtube.com/embed/CkBfX1kGYIo?rel=0,560,345[/dciframe] In this video, you will learn what is available through Google Scholar, how to access and search Google Scholar from the library homepage, and how to link to and order full-text from Wayne State.

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Using Keywords and Subject Headings Effectively in Searching

[dciframe]https://www.youtube.com/embed/8ReOTKZezZg?rel=0,560,450[/dciframe] This video will demonstrate how to identify and use keywords in searching a database or search engine, and how to identify and use subject headings and descriptors when searching a database.

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Using Connectors in Searching: AND, OR, NOT

[dciframe]http://www.youtube.com/embed/dsgKwnT3pLw?rel=0,560,450[/dciframe] This video demonstrates how the connectors (Boolean operators) AND, OR, NOT can be used in searching the catalog, a database, or a search engine.

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