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NimblyWise Information Literacy Courseware

Lesson Objectives: Search Techniques

Learning Objectives: 

By the end of this lesson, students will be able to:

• Effectively use database search techniques for index and full-text searching, including the use of logical operators, truncation, wildcard, and proximity searches

• Sort and filter to find the most relevant search results

• Save or export search results 


Chapter 1: Understanding Keywords

Chapter 2: Boolean Operators

Chapter 3: Advanced Search Techniques 

Chapter 4: Subject Searching 

Chapter 5: Truncation & Wildcard

Chapter 6: Search Limiters

Lesson Quiz 7

Lesson Assessment