Answered By: Lynn VanLeer Last Updated: Apr 20, 2017 Views: 24
When you start your database search, it is easiest to start with the terms or words you already use or know.
These are called keywords.
After you conduct a broad search with one or two of those terms you can look in the results to get ideas of other keywords or subject terms to try.
Do you have other questions about database searching? Ask a Librarian!