The following interactive guide and videos contain hints and tips on how to get the most out of searching our Library databases.
The Discovering Quality Information eLearning module explains the different types of information you will need to use for your studies at Cranfield, and when they are useful. It is usually undertaken before you attend the face-to-face session we run during your induction programme.
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)