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ECE4415/4416: Project Research

This course guide contains information about and links to resources relevant to the ECE 4415/4416 (Electrical/Computer Engineering Project) library instruction sessions

Developing a Search Strategy

Its important to take time to think about how you are going to search for background information. Searching is an iterative process. Its an experiment in itself. 

TIP: If you find a source that is very relevant to your topic, look at the keywords/subject headings and decide if it would be useful to incorporate them into your search. You can also look into the author of the work to see what else they have published. 

Boolean Operators

Putting your Search Terms Together