Conducting a successful literature search
A researcher’s guide to tools, terms and techniques
Finding the information you need is rarely as simple as a ‘quick online search’. Getting support from a professional who knows all the tricks and tools of literature searching is often valuable and necessary. But what if a knowledgeable librarian isn’t readily available in your moment of need? Just turn to our handy guide for instant support.
This brochure will show you how to:
- Use keywords, operators and filters
- Decide when to utilize each of the search tools available to you
- Understand the different types of literature that are available, from articles to patents
- Determine the value and reliability of the information you have found