OneSearch (To log into our databases off-campus you'll need to use your email or Canvas login credentials.)
Search a cross-section of Skyline Library's book catalog, article databases, and media resources to find:
In the Library home page search box, type the search words for a separate concept.
(PTSD OR "childhood trauma" ) immigration
To search for more than one "concept", click on "Advanced Search" to the left of the Search box (in the database window)
Search Example 1: How should early childhood education programs deal with children who have been affected by family violence?
Start with searching for two or three "concepts" (key ideas)
"early childhood education"
Expand your search by adding synonymous words or phrases for each concept with OR between each
"early childhood education" OR preschools OR daycare OR kindergarten
"family violence" OR "domestic violence" OR "domestic abuse"
Search example 2: What is the effect of video games on elementary school students' academic performance?
"video games" OR "computer games" OR gaming OR "online games" OR "internet games"
"elementary school" OR "grade school" OR K-8
performance OR achievement OR grades OR "test scores"
Click the “Search” button to begin a search
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