I wonder why it smellslike gas in here. If I lighta match, I’ll be able tosee the source.
Hmmm…That’s notwhat I expected. MaybeI should try aflashlight…
Type in search terms  What am I expecting to see?     What DID I see?        Why DID I get that?          Adjust your search
LatherRinseRepeat
Start with a broadsearch, then narrow bysubject and/or keyword
Keyword: Words        Subject: A MAIN TOPICAppear Somewhere in   IN THE DOCUMENTDocument or Record
Start with a broad search, thennarrow by subject or keyword               Meat (keyword)                        (Over 2   ...
SUBJECT terms in Ebsco databaseslisted under each article title
SUBJECT terms in EbscoHostAnd Listed in Left Column
Make ONE(okay, maybe two)change at a time.
There are lots ofways to narrow:•   Subject•   Scholarly (peer reviewed)Journals•   Date•   Books•   Magazines•   By Publi...
Publications that may be likely to runnegative articles about big business:Alive: Canadas Natural Health & Wellness   Moth...
Parent Companies of Publications that may be likelyto run negative articles about big business:  American Academy of Pedia...
Custom search engine:     Vaughan’s Alternative Press                 Searches ONLY             Alternative Press siteshtt...
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  1. 1. I wonder why it smellslike gas in here. If I lighta match, I’ll be able tosee the source.
  2. 2. Hmmm…That’s notwhat I expected. MaybeI should try aflashlight…
  3. 3. Type in search terms What am I expecting to see? What DID I see? Why DID I get that? Adjust your search
  4. 4. LatherRinseRepeat
  5. 5. Start with a broadsearch, then narrow bysubject and/or keyword
  6. 6. Keyword: Words Subject: A MAIN TOPICAppear Somewhere in IN THE DOCUMENTDocument or Record
  7. 7. Start with a broad search, thennarrow by subject or keyword Meat (keyword) (Over 2 million hits) Meat (subject) (86,618 hits) Meat (SU) AND contamination (2,377 hits) Meat (SU) and food contamination (su) (1,602hits) Narrow by MAGAZINES, News Books (74) hits and eBooks
  8. 8. SUBJECT terms in Ebsco databaseslisted under each article title
  9. 9. SUBJECT terms in EbscoHostAnd Listed in Left Column
  10. 10. Make ONE(okay, maybe two)change at a time.
  11. 11. There are lots ofways to narrow:• Subject• Scholarly (peer reviewed)Journals• Date• Books• Magazines• By Publication (e.g., Time, Newsweek, Sports Illustrated)
  12. 12. Publications that may be likely to runnegative articles about big business:Alive: Canadas Natural Health & Wellness Mother Earth NewsMagazine Natural HealthAnimals Agenda New InternationalistAtlantic Monthly New RepublicCanadian Dimension New ScientistChristian Science Monitor New StatesmanCurrent Science New Vegetarian & Natural HealthEarth Island Journal NewsweekEcologist Nutrition Action Health LetterEnds (Environmental Data Services) PediatricsEnvironmental Nutrition ShapeExceptional Parent SierraGreenpeace Update TimeHarpers Magazine Time International (Canada Edition)Journal of American Culture Tufts University Health & Nutrition LetterJama: Journal of The American Medical Vegetarian TimesAssociation World WatchLancetMens Health
  13. 13. Parent Companies of Publications that may be likelyto run negative articles about big business: American Academy of Pediatrics Natural Health Society of Australia (Nsw) American Spectator Inc. Atlantic Media Company Nature Publishing Group Center For Science In The Public Interest New Internationalist Christian Science Publishing Society New Statesman Ltd. E: The Environmental Magazine Rolling Stone Earth Island Institute Ecosystems (Trading As The Ecologist) Sierra Club The Nation Taylor & Francis Ltd National Catholic Reporter Publishing Time Inc. Company Tnr Ii, Llc National Provisioner Total Health Communications, Inc. Vegetarian Resource Group Vegetus Publications World Future Society Worldwatch Institute
  14. 14. Custom search engine: Vaughan’s Alternative Press Searches ONLY Alternative Press siteshttp://www.google.com/cse/home?cx=003858673 786651350075%3A6ihed2ykopo
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