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THEATRE 301 - Western Theatre History

Why do keywords matter?


A keyword search looks for words anywhere in the database or search engine.  The keywords you select determine the results you get:  GARBAGE IN = GARBAGE OUT

Too many keywords may result in too few results.  Too few keywords or keywords that are too general may result in too many (and irrelevant) results.

Keyword Searching Module

Click the link below to follow the University of Missouri St. Louis's tutorials and answer the accompanying questions.  Don't forget to enter your name at the end for class credit.  If you have a problem with the tutorial loading, try using a different browser.  It definitely works in Internet Explorer, Mozilla, and Safari.

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