The Search Triangle

The following pyramid interaction allows users to explore the hierarchical relationship between access points when designing a search strategy.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Identify key concepts and terms related to a research question.
  • Construct an appropriate search strategy.
  • Adapt search strategy across various interfaces and search engines, refining search strategy when necessary.
  • Select controlled vocabulary specific to discipline or information source.

Time to completion: 5 minutes
Date: October 30, 2010
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