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Using Library electronic resources: How do I search effectively?

A brief introduction to the Library's electronic resources

Effective online searching is required so that you are not overwhelmed by too many irrelevant search results. The Search Techniques LibGuide will help you build the skills to run effective searches. Explore the guidance there before undertaking your online research - it could save you lots of time in the long run.

Effective Library Research: search techniques libguide

The Search Techniques libguide looks at five of the key stages involved in planning and conducting searches for information:


Take a look at the libguide and then check your knowledge by completing the Search techniques quiz on this page.

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