Answered By: Anne Grant
Last Updated: Jun 01, 2020     Views: 275

When you're searching, here are some things to remember:

  • Looking for an exact phrase?
    • Use quotation marks - "higher education"
  • Want to make sure a certain word or phrase DOESN'T appear in the results?
    • Use the - sign. "higher education" -"liberal arts"
  • Want to make sure a certain word or phrase DOES appear in the results?
    • Use the + sign. "higher education" +"liberal arts"
  • Want to only search on .edu websites?
    • Type in site:edu at the end of your search
  • Looking for a PDF file?
    • Add filetype:pdf to your search.
  • Want the latest news, but aren't sure where to look?
    • Search related:www.cnn.com

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