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Information to get you started with print and electronic Sociology resources at Case

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Reminder: Online Access

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  • The best method is to follow links from the library website.
  • When logged in and a browser window is not closed, access should continue from resource to resource.
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Tips for Identifying Appropriate Keywords

  1. Consult reference materials
  2. Gather keywords and key concepts
    • From citations and abstracts
    • Specialized language for citation searching
  3. Focus your research
  • Look in specialized indexes
  • Apply search limits
  • Search within key journals
  • Look for key authors/researchers
  • Consult literature reviews in dissertations

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