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Whether you are looking for a book, article, or website; this interactive guide will give you tips

and resources to start from. Here are some tips

Boolean SearchingANDOR, and NOT



Truncation: cut off the end of a word and use an asterisk “*”

  to get more results

            Ex: pharmac*= pharmacy, pharmaceutical, pharmacist, pharmacology, etc...

•Use Synonyms and related words to search

•Find subject headings in records to expand and narrow search:

   EXAMPLE from the catalog:


search: words anywhere: "pharmc* and psychopharmacology"


ex title: Psychopharmacology : drugs, the brain, and behavior / 

Jerrold S. Meyer, Linda F. Quenzer. 


Looking at the full record one finds more subject headings for

different resources.

            subjects   LinkPsychopharmacology.
  LinkBrain chemistry.
  LinkPsychotropic Drugs -- pharmacokinetics.
  LinkCentral Nervous System -- drug effects.



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