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COU 6310: Advanced Psychopathology: Truncation

Truncation

Truncation

  • Truncation: Use when you want to search the same root word that may have various endings.
    • EBSCO databases (Academic Search Complete and ERIC), you use *.
    • Look in a help section or tutorial to find out what to use in other databases.
  • Educat* for  education, educator, educating
  • Don’t cut truncation off to early
Edu*
  • Or too late…
Educati*