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Which of these search methods is best when you are using literature references to find other relevant publications about your subject?
- Snowball method
- Citation search
- Search operators AND, OR and NOT
How can you define your subject precisely?
- By searching with the operator OR
- By searching with wildcards/truncation
- By specifying a period in years
- By using a synonym
How can you combine different search terms to form a phrase/concept?
- By using the operator AND
- By using the operator OR
- By placing the words between brackets
- By using truncation or wildcards
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