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MUS 221/222: History of Western Music (Alexandria)

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These databases are included in the Library Catalog "Everything" search, but by using the individual databases you will get more powerful search options.

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Select the most important 2-3 terms related to your topic.  Put the word AND between each new term; this tells the database to look for resources with ALL your terms.


U2 AND religion


Use quotation marks ( "  " ) around phrases (two or more words); this tells the database to look for the words in that specific order.

"civil war" AND music

Use an asterisk ( * ) to find multiple endings of one word.  Using censor* as a search term will include results that refer to censor, censors, censored, censoring, and censorship.

censor* AND Shostakovich

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