Use the Library Catalogue WorldCat to find books and media on your chosen research topic and use Business Source Complete and ABI/Inform (ProQuest) to find scholarly articles in the business field.
|AND||Use to narrow your search: Climate AND Change|
|OR||Use to expand your search: Climate OR Environment|
|NOT||Use to exclude a search term: Climate NOT Change|
|( )||Use for nesting a query within a search: (Climate OR environment) AND Change|
|" "||Use to enclose specific phrases: "climate change"|
These tools can help use narrow down our searches and retrieve more relevant results. We can filter by publication type or date, we can specify full-text or peer-reviewed. We can also limit our results by document type, geographic region, and language
|?||Use to replace a character in a word: Behavio?r|
|*||Use to retrieve variants of a root word: Sustain*|
|< / >||Use to search before or after a publication year: >2010|
|-||Use to indicate a date range: 2010-2018|
Define the scope of your research inquiry and list possible variants or phrases that may be useful
Determine who might want to use this information and where it would be published
Evaluate the database to determine if all Boolean operators are applicable or if any special characters may be relevant
Use limiters and expanders to control the return of results
Review the abstract to determine if the information is applicable to your research inquiry
Remember to cite all sources used and give credit to original ideas
There are a multitude of places where you can search for social media posts. Below are a few.
It is important to remember to cite your sources. Below are three sources that can help you cite along the APA citation normes.