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NURS 7303 - Knowledge Translation I: Use the Databases


See our PubMed Guide for help and tips.

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Boolean Operators

Combine your search terms using Boolean operators to get results.

What are Boolean Operators?

Boolean operators connect your search words together to either narrow or broaden your results in a database (like PubMed) or search engine (like Google Scholar).

Boolean operators are the words "AND", "OR" and "NOT".

Diagram Explaining Boolean Operators


See our Scopus guide for help and tips.

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