When you’re having trouble finding information about a topic, try these helpful tips:
Brainstorm WordsBefore you search or if you get stuck while searching, use the Visual Thesaurus to find different words to express your idea.
Try Your Search Try to find one or two good articles. “Steal” words that appear in the best articles to help you find more.
Revise Your SearchStill having trouble? Find too many articles? Not enough articles? Checkout more search tips on our Introduction to Library Resources guide or Ask A Librarian!

When you’re having trouble finding information about a topic, try these helpful tips:

Brainstorm Words
Before you search or if you get stuck while searching, use the Visual Thesaurus to find different words to express your idea.

Try Your Search
Try to find one or two good articles. “Steal” words that appear in the best articles to help you find more.

Revise Your Search
Still having trouble? Find too many articles? Not enough articles? Checkout more search tips on our Introduction to Library Resources guide or Ask A Librarian!