Use AND between terms to narrow your search
example: television and violence and children
Use OR and/or truncate (*, ?) words to broaden your search
example: children or youth or adolescents
example: child* (will find child, children, etc.)
(check online help for correct truncation symbol)
Quote from a source:
Paraphrase your source when:
For more information on how to properly paraphrase and quote, see the University of Wisconsin-Madison's guide to Quoting and Paraphrasing Sources (http://www.wisc.edu/writing/Handbook/QuotingSources.html).
If you have questions as you do research for your project in this class, go to Ask-A- Librarian (http://library.csun.edu/Research_Assistance/askus.html), or contact me directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or 818-677-6808.
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