Use your SURF ID & password to access databases from Off-Campus.
Keep them brief and concise.
Spelling counts! Make sure you don't misspell your keywords.
Use "quotation marks" to keep words together in a specific order.
Example: "electric car"
Combine terms to get more specific results
Example: Technology AND Education
Example: Technology AND (College OR University)
Keep in mind that searching is not an exact science and you must experiment with different combinations of keywords to get the results you want.
Modern Language Association (MLA) citation style is used to avoid plagiarism and give credit to others for their work. MLA requires: