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PGY 2401: Beginning Photography

This library course guide to point you in the right direction for locating resources pertinent to your research for this class.

Welcome to Beginning Photography

This guide will assist you with discovering important library resources when do reseaerch for your class, Beginning Photography.

What Did You Learn?

Research Checklist

Think about your topic.  Brainstorm with yourself!  What are some possible subject terms or keywords you could use to search for resources about your topic?  Try them.  Review your results.  Are you finding what you need?

Here is a basic check-list of "things to do" when conducting research:

Searching Databases - Using Boolean Logic


AND limits your search.  All words or phrases used will be included in your results.

OR  expands your search.  Use it to include synonyms, related words or spelling variations. 


NOT eliminates subjects you do not want in your results.