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How can I broaden my search so I can get more results?

Last Updated: May 03, 2011  |  362 Views

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If you're having trouble finding enough sources, you may need to broaden your topic and searches. For example, instead of doing a search for "videogames and violence and teenagers," you could simply search for "videogames." You'll also want to remove any limits that you've placed on your search (like date, publication type, etc.) You may also need to try to think of your topic more broadly. For example, instead of looking for articles about Lady Gaga, you could look for articles about our country's obsession with celebrity, the cult of celebrity, etc.

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