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Developing a Search Strategy

Developing a Search Strategy

Before you can search for any information, you should first develop a search strategy.

What is a Search Strategy?

A search strategy is a plan that helps you look for the information you need.

Search Strategy Tips

  • Identify the key concepts.
  • Determine alternative terms for these concepts, if needed.
  • Refine your search to dates, study groups, etc., as appropriate.

Practice helps. Strategies and styles will differ according to personal choice and professional discipline.

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