Note any subjects terms given in the Library Catalogue or database records. Found a relevant article? Look at:
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This information may be useful when doing further searching.
Make a list of key concepts that relate to your topic. Combine these keywords using the search connectors OR & AND.
OR: combines similar keywords - quality control OR quality assurance
AND: combines different concepts - project management AND quality control
Use an asterisk * to find word variations e.g. strateg* will find strategy, strategic etc. Use double quotes for phrases such as "project management".
Search example: "quality control" OR "quality assurance" AND "project management" AND strateg*
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