Searching

Searching

There is more to searching for information than typing keywords into Google. This unit will show you search techniques that save you time and deliver high quality, focused information. Good quality current information improves the standard of your research. By the end of this section you will be able to:

  • Understand what information is, why we need it, and how it changes through time
  • Construct an effective search strategy
  • Use advanced searching techniques
  • Review results and adapt the search strategy if required

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