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Research Tutorial

This tutorial aims to help develop effective library research skills and critical thinking skills in all courses at Prince George's Community College.

Boolean Operators

One of the basic techniques for searching is using the Boolean Operators. Boolean searching is a symbolic logic system that creates relationships between concepts and words.

Boolean Operators AND, OR, and NOT connect each keyword and/or keyword phrase in a statement.


Boolean Operators Presentation

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This video demonstrate how to use Boolean operators when searching in library subscribed databases. Video provided and created by the Franklin D. Schurz Library at Indiana University South Bend.