What is a Search Strategy?
A search strategy is a plan that helps you look for the information you need. Follow these steps to develop a search strategy
- Identify the key concepts in your topic
- Decide on keywords.
- Brainstorm additional alternative keywords for these concepts, if needed.
- Refine your search to dates, study groups, etc., as appropriate.
- Use Boolean Logic to combine your concepts.
Use this worksheet to help you devise your search strategy.