The strategies on the left can help you narrow or broaden your search in library research databases.
Select a strategy from the left and drag it to the correct column on the right. Think carefully because
you only get one chance. Correct answers turn green; incorrect answers turn red.

Search Strategies (items to move)

  • keyword
  • subject
  • phrase searching - for example "Lansing Lugnuts"
  • truncation - for example, student*
  • AND - for example, teen AND youth
  • OR - for example, college OR university
  • NOT - for example, homeschool NOT baseball