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Brainstorming Keywords

Before you begin your search, compile a list of potential keywords and synonyms related to your topic. For example, on the topic of teenagers AND smoking , keywords might include:

  • Teenagers
  • High school students 
  • Adolescents
  • Young Adults
  • Tobacco 
  • Cigarettes
  • electronic cigarette 
  • e-cigarette

 

Search Strategy