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Basic Vs. Advanced Search


Basic Vs. Advanced Search

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An explanation of when to use a database's simple search and when to use its advanced search.  (FLA file can be found at if you want to modify it for your own use.)
Material Type: Tutorial
Technical Format: Flash
Date Added to MERLOT: July 29, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: September 07, 2012
Submitter: emily mitchell
Keywords: simple search, advanced search, databases, library, database search, research, database



Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements:
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: yes
Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 United States


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Avatar for Sally Robertson
2 years ago

Sally Robertson (Librarian)

This is a very good and brief tutorial about the difference between a basic and an advanced search in a library database.  It even has the link to make it your own.

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