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ENGWR 300+ - Professor Hess (Spring 2020): Finding Books and Articles - Essay 2

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Find books, articles, ebooks and more

OneSearch is really what it's name implies, one place to search for many different kinds of sources, including; books, eBooks, academic articles, news articles, videos, and more!

Suggested Search for Option 2:

 ___social group____ discriminat* United States

  • African American discriminat* United States
  • Japanese American discriminat* United States
  • Latin* discriminat* United States

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Search Tips and Examples

Search Tips:

  • 2-5 keywords often works well
  • Take advantage of the filters inside of OneSearch
  • Try different keywords - think synonyms!
    • Example: dog, puppy, hound, canine, etc. 

Search Tools

Asterisk: Use this to shorten a word with different possible endings to give you more results. 

Example: discriminat* 

The example above would find articles with the words: discriminate, discriminated, discrimination, etc.

Option 1 suggested sources

Encyclopedia Articles

Database of Encyclopedias

Ecyclopedias