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Use Boolean operators, AND, OR, to search for results containing the specific words and concepts you want.

The word AND lets you combine ideas and get more specific results.

For example: Education AND Deaf AND ASL will get results that mention all of these keywords.

The word OR will find results containing at least one of the words searched. Use OR when searching for keywords that have the same meaning.

For example: Type Education OR Learning

Type the entire search using parentheses around combined terms so that they are combined in the order you intended.

For example: To create a complete search, you might type (educat* OR learn*) AND (ASL OR "American Sign Language")

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AND searches for all terms

For example: Education AND Deaf AND ASL will get results that mention all of these keywords.

OR will find pages containing at least one of the words searched.

For example: Education OR Learning

Use parentheses around combined terms

For example: To create a complete search, you might type (educat* OR learn*) AND (ASL OR "American Sign Language")