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Begin Research: Use a Boolean!

Use a Boolean!

Tip
Boolean operators are named after George Boole, an English mathematician and philosopher.
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What’s that? The latest dance move from Brazil? No. It just means using AND, OR, or NOT in your searches. Your research will go much faster if you can use a Boolean operator.

So, let your fingers do the dancing by using AND, OR, or NOT to improve your search results.

Let’s see how.

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