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Think Tank at Berks

Resources and research strategies to support the Think Tank @Berks.

April 2018 Topic: Gun Control

Find recommended search tools and sources for analyzing gun control and second amendment rights:

Suggested Databases

Search Tips & Strategies

Search Terms to Consider:

  • guns
  • gun control
  • gun laws
  • gun regulations
  • gun violence
  • gun deaths
  • second amendment rights
  • semi automatic weapons
  • mental health
  • background checks
  • United States
  • America

Example Boolean Search:

sample search showing gun control terms in the first search box, with the word OR between them, and the words 'background checks' in the second search box and "United States OR AMerica" in the third search box