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The following interactive guide and videos contain hints and tips on how to get the most out of searching our Library databases.
Information Literacy Tutorial - an eLearning module which includes sections on focusing your research question, search strategies and tactics, synthesising data, and more.
Use of advanced search, phrase searching, Boolean (AND/OR/NOT) and the importance or searching for synonyms. (Duration: 3:56 mins)
Using wildcards, proximity operators, and selecting search terms (Duration: 4:31 mins)
Building complex search strings. (Duration: 2:40 mins)