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QuickSearch: Refining Your Results

This guide discusses Gumberg's discovery tool that will help you find the resources offered through the library.

Limiting Your Results

Results can be limited by titlesubject, or author.

You can also select which format you want to find, along with other suggested subject terms.

If you are hoping to find an academic journal article on the subject of nursing research, you can select the Format refinement titled "Academic Journals."

Once You've Conducted A Search...

When you conduct your first search, you will notice a sidebar with more limiters - this is provided for you to explore deeper into your research. Here is an example from researching the keywords: "nursing research" -

Limiting Your Results

Limiting Your Results

Other refiners can be selected such as collectionpublisher, or language (if you need to locate a text in another language such as German or French).

Refining the publisher can be useful if you are seeking resources published by a specific official association.