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Getting started - Searching tips

This guide provides an introductory overview of resources to assist students studying construction management and quantity surveying



Searching in Library Search and Databases

How to search 

Make a concept map or mind map to brainstorm the key terms and phrases that relate to your topic.

Then come up with alternative search terms (synonyms) to broaden your search.

Use Boolean operators, truncation and other strategies to join your keywords.

Watch the video below on 4 Tips for Awesome Searching