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SOCIOL 3460W: Technology and Society

Quick Search in Discover@MU

screenshot: "history of shoes" search in Discover@MU

  • Ad-free results from published ebooks and magazine/journal articles
  • Authorship is usually easier to establish than in a Google search; easier to get a good citation
  • Putting your search phrase in quotation marks may help focus your results. Example: "history of shoes"

Multi-Line Search: Discover@MU

Advanced Keyword search in Discover@MU

  • Useful when looking for more specific information
  • Helpful to string synonyms together with OR between them
  • Helpful to specify that the words in one search line be found in the title