FRENCH 211: Exploring Paris (Spring 2021) : Database Search Strategies
This guide is designed for students of FRENCH 211 to help them with their library research.
- Use AND to combine different words to find all those words, in any order
- Balzac AND Paris
- Use OR to combine similar words or synonyms
- culture OR civilization
- Use quotation marks (" ") to search words as a phrase
- "Latin Quarter"
- Use an asterisk (*) to find varied endings of words and singular and plural forms.
- Paris* to find Paris, Parisian, or Parisienne
- Look at Subjects to find additional keywords and use them to find relevant and specific results.