Search for journal articles in Lesley education databases.
- Choose keywords that represent the major concepts in your topic.
- Use AND between keywords to narrow the search with different concepts.
- Use OR between keywords to broaden the search with similar concepts.
- Use * (asterisk) to find words with different endings
- child* = children, childhood, childish, etc.
ERIC: Search the Database
Sample Search: math* AND elementary AND lesson*
ProQuest Education Journals: Search the Database
Sample Search: math* OR geometr* AND lesson plan*
BONUS: When you start out typing a keyword, and you place an "OR" after it, the @LL search will automatically offer suggestions for more keywords by autofill! Neat, huh?