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A short, fun and interesting way for students to learn about formulating effective search strategies from their topic. Teaches boolean operators and synonyms. Also available on youtube at http://au.youtube.com/watch?v=Oa66AxTbjxA&feature=PlayList&p=F499991C809E32DE&index=0

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Megan Hodge
Megan Hodge (Librarian)
8 years ago

A little bit silly, but a great way to introduce students to the concept of advanced searching and why it's necessary. Much better than the videos I found on YouTube by searching for "Boolean"!

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