EBSCO Searching Tips User Guide
Searching tools help you adjust the focus of a search when using EBSCO research databases and interfaces.
The following links explain how to use Boolean operators, Field Codes, Wildcards, and Truncation. Also covered is how to use proximity searches, including phrases in searches, and single vs. plural searching.
- Field Codes
- Proximity Searches
- Improving Search Results
- Including Phrases in a Search
- Single vs. Plural Searching
- Wildcard and Truncation Symbols
- Stop Words
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