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Guide to searching for information

Book open inside a laptopGuide to searching for information 

This guide will help you start looking for research for assignments, literature reviews and research.

Guides to search specific databases

All databases work a little differently, but UCL Library Skills have put together guides to some that have content of relevance to Black Studies:

Search strategies for literature searching

This online tutorial uses a series of videos and activities to demonstrate some top tips for enhancing your searching skills. The extract below looks at how you decide what terms to use.