AND - narrows and focuses your search
Ex: "medical care" AND teens - finds information on medical care specific to teens
OR - broadens your search for more results
Ex: (teens OR youth) searches for both words
NOT - removes the word or phrase after the "NOT"
Ex: Washington "medical care" NOT "Washington DC" - shows me results that DO NOT include Washington DC
Source: "Should I be using Google or the Library resources for a paper?" by NEIU Libraries, is licensed under a Standard YouTube License.Learn about how searching library resources is different than searching Google.
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