Searching in the library catalogue
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See the Ebook central guide for detailed support for using this platform.
The following keyword search strategies link to search results in the library catalogue.
Tips For Building Your Search Statement
Use truncation to extend search results - e.g. Music* will retrieve musician, musical and musicals
Add "quotation marks" to retrieve a specific phrase.
Use the term OR to find synonyms or alternative terms- e.g. songs OR blues OR jazz
Use brackets around alternative terms to create order in your search - e.g. (primary school OR elementary school) AND music*
Browse the catalogue by subject - click on any of these links to view items in the catalogue.
Arts -- Study and teaching (Preschool)
Arts -- Study and teaching (Primary)
Arts -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Creative ability in children.
Music in education
School music -- Instruction and study
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