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Use AND between keywords to narrow your search.
Example: technology AND "early childhood"
Use OR between keywords to expand your search.
Example: "early childhood" OR "child development"
Use NOT between keywords to exclude irrelevant results from your search.
Example: "early childhood" NOT "special education"
Where's the article? The library's research databases include "abstract-only" records. These look like the other article records, but there's no PDF or HTML of the article's full text. That's okay! You can request the article's full text for free >>
Citation generator tools are a great place to start, but usually the formatting (most often capitalization) will contain errors, so always check against the official style manual.