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GEOL 291: Writing & Communicating in the Geosciences

Writing & Communicating in the Geosciences

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AND- Searches for both terms in the same record

OR- Searches for records with either term

Not- Excludes records with that search term


*  Searches for words with alternative endings. Ex: behav* = behavior, behave

?  Represents a single character, anywhere in the word: Ex: analy?e

“...” Searches for records with the exact phrase

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