Module 5: Search
Overview of Module 5:
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Module 5 Handouts:
Oriented Locators for Evidence Searching (MOLES)
I. Electronic Demonstration
of Search Using a Database (e.g., PsychInfo)
a. Getting to a database
(using Google, university website, etc.)
b. Starting a search (using authors, titles, keywords, etc.)
c. Keeping track of searched terms
d. Using abstracts
II. Introduction to Other
Potentially Helpful Websites (Gibbs, Musher, etc.)
III. Review of Search
a. How does the agency see
their ability to search?
b. Will there be a single person who is a “searcher”? Several people?
Will everyone search? Is there no good candidate?
c. Handout search worksheet (see Gibbs p. 143)
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