Searching for George Washington

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This podcast is part of the series: Using the AVL

Multimedia Details Title: Searching for George Washington
Creator: Tamara Sanders
Submitted By: Tamara Sanders, Phenix City Board Of Education, Phenix City

Lakewood Elementary School, Phenix City Public Schools/ Alabama Virtual Library


Elementary students are often overwhelmed by the amount of information available in AVL databases.  Search techniques, however, make research much easier.  In this video tutorial, a Boolean search in the Biography Reference Bank helps students find relevant information on President George Washington. Use this video tutorial in the classroom to demonstrate the use of a Boolean search.

Length: 1:37
Content Areas: Information Literacy
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