Here are some tips to help you when searching. The following tips can increase your chances of finding articles and journals that best fit what you are looking for.
How to Broaden or Narrow Your Searches
Sometimes when you search a databases thousands of articles will appear, so you will have to narrow your search. Other times only ten articles may appear and you need to broaden your search. Boolean Operators can help you do both!
If you are not sure how something works or can't find out what you need here check out the help or tips screen on the database you are using or contact the Agricultural Information Center. We will be more than happy to answer any questions you may have!
When searching for journal articles, you will notice the View Now button on many of your search results. Clicking on the View Now button will lead you to links for the full-text of the article or let you know that we do not have electronic full-text for that article.
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