Searching for literature - tips

Published on
March 13, 2017

Tips and advice for finding the publication or information you need.

WUR - Library has recently published a webpage with tips to select the right database and search strategy. The webpage also includes a short introduction video on search strategies.

The tips tell you how to:
- locate a known publication
- perform a simple search to find some publications on your topic
- perform a systematic (review) search to find most publications on your topic
- follow a thread/snowballing

More information on additional and individual support is provided for both students and staff.​