Now that you have done the background reading and have a framework for understanding your topic, you should look at your thesis statement, [hypothesis, or research question] andtranslate it into a search strategy that can be used to find books and journal articles.
1. Watch the Search Strategies video to learn how to set up an effective search strategy; 4 minutes well worth you time!
Identify the significant concepts in your question.
Idenfity synonyms and other related words for each concept. These become your keywords
Add connectors (and/or)
Example: Do video games make children more violent?