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English 101 Orientation  - 
P. Freeborn, Instructor & A. Enright, Librarian
April 12, 2007

Example general idea for a topic: Food Safety
Refined topic to: What Risks do Genetically Modified Foods Pose to Humans?

Search Terms Developed:

  • Genetically engineered food

  • Frankenfoods

  • Genetically altered foods/crops

  • Bioengineered Foods 

  • How to find articles in online databases    [off-campus access] *
     

    • ProQuest 

      • Use the Thesaurus

      • Develop alternate terms/keywords

      • Use Boolean connectors

                          

  • How to find "authoritative" web sites
     

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