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HISTORY 201: The Historian's Craft: Nation Breakers, Nation Makers (Spring 2022) : Finding Articles

This course guide is designed for students of History 201: Nation Breakers, Nation Makers to help them in their research.

Database Search Strategies

For written directions, see: Database Search Strategies

Searching Within Databases

For written directions, see: Searching Within Databases

Search Tips

Use AND to combine different words to find all those word, in any order:

  • race AND Brazil

Use OR to combine similar words or synonyms:

  • culture OR civilization

Use quotation marks (" ") to search words as a phrase:

  • "Mexican Revolution"

Use an asterisk (*) to find varied endings of words and singular and plural forms:

  • president* to find president, presidents, presidential

Look at Subjects to find additional keywords and use them to find relevant and specific results