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Get Started with eBooks

Tips from the Librarian

Develop Your Search Terms First!

  • Write down your topic: Treatment for meniscus tear

  • Brainstorm other keywords: 

         * Treatment: rehabilitation, exercises, stretching

         * Meniscus: knee

         * Tear: injury, pain, strain

  • You can try different combinations of these search terms:

         * Meniscus AND rehabilitation

         * Knee AND pain AND stretching

Books, E-books


  • Gale eBooks (subject specific encyclopedias and reference sources): search this database to get quick background information.

Try these Databases First

Gale Health and Wellness (scholarly journal, magazine, and reference book articles, and videos)

EBSCOhost: All Databases (Newspaper, Magazine, & Scholarly Journal Articles)

  • Search for articles using the Advanced Search 

                 e.g.  Box 1: meniscus OR knee AND Box 2: rehabilitation

  • Apply limits such Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) Journals and Published Date (e.g. 2011 - 2016)

  • When you find a relevant article, review the assigned subject terms

Looking for Videos?

Try searching in our online video databases: Films on Demand or Academic Video Online