Use key words to search, not full sentences: “Supreme Court” AND "Obama care" not how did the Supreme Court rule on Obama care?
Using several key words or phrases: Place each entry in a separate box or separate by Boolean operators. Don’t string them together all on one line as you would in Google.
Put phrases in quotation marks: "left wing" "media violence" "gun control" "distracted driving" "tea party"
Truncation: Add an asterisk * to the end of a term to retrieve results with multiple endings. For example: ethic* will retrieve records for ethic, ethics, ethical, ethicist
Boolean Operators can help you expand or narrow your search:
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