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OT 100S: Structural Foundations of Occupational Therapy

Penn State Berks Structural Foundations of Occupational Therapy Seminar - Kresse

Where to Search


Activity - Database Searching

In your group, open the assigned database (from the above links) and answer the questions on the worksheet.  Your group will briefly demonstrate your database to the rest of the class - be prepared to share your responses!


Subject Guides

Search Tips

Search Strategies 

Search Term What it does Example
AND

All terms must appear

Narrows your search

Fewer results

Use to include multiple concepts

occupational therapy

AND

autism

OR

Either term may appear

Broadens your search

More results

Use for related concepts

concussion

OR

traumatic brain injury

NOT

Removes a term from your search

Narrows your search

Fewer results

Use for concepts you do not want to research

pet therapy

NOT

dogs

Phrases

Search for exact phrases

Narrows your search

Fewer results

"animal assisted therapy"