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Nursing Research (NURS 3321/4325/5366)

Step 3: Create a Subject Heading Search

Video of these steps is at bottom of page.

  • Enter the keyword in the top search arrow pointing downward
  • Click the "Suggest Subject Terms" box.
  • Click search.




Screenshot of the "suggest subject headings" radio button.



  • Click the box next to the subject term you would like to select.
  • Click "Search Database".



Screenshot of the subject heading search results.











Your search terms and results now appear:


  • Click on the "Search History" link.




  • Click the boxes next to both the keyword and subject heading searches you performed.
  • Click the "Search with OR" button.





  • Your terms are now combined in the top search box.
  • Click the clear button.



A video demonstration of searching with subject headings is below.