How do I use ProQuest basic search?
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What is ProQuest basic search?
Search across all ProQuest platform databases with the Basic Search. You can search All source types or choose to limit your search by a source type such as Scholarly Journals, Videos & Audio, Dissertations & Theses, Books and others that are available through the More menu.
What is basic search?
A ‘Basic’ Literature search involves searching using your own search terms. This is often known as free text or keyword searching. It is fine to perform such a search for an essay or assignment or when performing a ‘scoping search’ for a research proposal.
How do you do a full text search on ProQuest?
Create a search that is as precise as you need it to be.In the first row, enter one or more words in the box. Following the box is a dropdown of search fields. Select from the list, or accept the default All fields + text.Click Search. ProQuest will search for your word(s) in the selected search fields.
Is ProQuest a good database?
ProQuest Central is the largest, multidisciplinary, full-text database available in the market today. This resource provides access to 47 of ProQuest’s complete databases, with a variety of content types across over 175 subjects, making this the broadest single research resource in the world.
Where is ProQuest located?
Is ProQuest an academic source?
ProQuest databases provides a single source for scholarly journals, newspapers, reports, working papers, and datasets along with millions of pages of digitized historical primary sources and more than 450,000 ebooks.