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Research (specific tools)


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SQHS specific databases with helpful tips

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Research (specific tools)

  1. 1. ProQuest Don’t hesitate to use “search tips” or Help! Lots of good information there!
  2. 2. ProQuest Advanced Search Narrow sources by type Use subject area searches as well to narrow & streamline results Searches for related content – copy a section from a document to find “similar”
  3. 3. Health Sciences and Nursing Subject Search: Plastic AND Surgery Check related search terms to narrow results Narrow results further
  4. 4. Opposing Viewpoints
  5. 5. Search by Issue or Geographic Region Subject specific searches Video & podcasts
  6. 6. Quick Links Quick links for tools
  7. 7. Search by Country or continent Videos & Podcasts Search by Subject Current Events
  8. 8. Search by Subject Areas
  9. 9. Search under each Subject Area for best results
  10. 10. ELL & all learner translations Read aloud feature Subject specific searches and current events
  11. 11. Scirus A Science specific search engine on the web. Make use of Advanced Search and specific terms whenever possible. Streamlines your searches!
  12. 12. Scirus results
  13. 13. It’s That Easy!! <ul><li>It pays to learn to use the tools effectively and efficiently. </li></ul><ul><li>It will save you </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Time </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hassle </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Headaches </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Stress </li></ul></ul>