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Search for Information

Not all information is equally valuable. How do you find exactly the right information?

Video 1: How to combine search terms

By combining search terms in a smart way you will find that you get much better results. This video is about search techniques.

Video 2: How can I improve my precision and recall?

After a search, you obviously wish to have a sufficient number of relevant search results and as few irrelevant ones as possible. Watch how you can improve this. 

Video 3: What search methods can I use? 

The most used search method is simply to enter search terms into a search engine. But did you know that there are many more ways?

Video 4: Are there any other search engines (than Google)?

It is smart to use other search engines besides Google. What are these search engines and how do you use them? 

Published by  HvA Library 15 July 2016