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CBE 4404a/ES 9544 Library Information Session

This course guide contains information about and links to resources relevant to the CBE 4404a/ES9544 (Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Process) library instruction session.

Getting Started

Several search techniques are common to a variety of databases - subject headings, truncation, Boolean operators, and limits. Depending on your topic, there may also be search filters available to apply to one or more databases. Many databases allow you to save your search history, and to set up email alerts when new articles on your topic are available.

Web Tutorials

The following tutorial videos will help you get started:

Developing Search Terms

Putting Together your Search Terms

Refining your Search with Fields