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Principles of Biology Lab (04-107): Step 4

Create

Using your combined words, phrases, and ideas list, create a search strategy with a minimum of 3 keywords/phrases using AND/OR to find more information on your article's topic.  

  • Use AND to connect topics 
  • Use OR for synonyms or related terms and surround with parentheses 
  • Place quotations marks around two or more words that you want to be searched together 
  • Use the asterisk (Shift/8) to locate alternate endings 
     
Example: shark* AND (lanthanide OR "electrosensory organ") 

Record

Record your search strategy (copy your search strategy before clicking Submit and place on a sticky note):

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