search strategy

search strategy

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Any method used to identify an object of interest, e.g., to identify journal articles that discuss a topic about which one would like to know more.
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Researchers Christoph Volter, Roger Mundry, Josep Call and Amanda Seed examined the cues used by chimpanzees and their tendency to employ a search strategy.
I get upset when the database does not retrieve what I found the day before using the same search strategy. I am supposed to be the expert searcher, and the database still will not retrieve the same results.
The search strategy uses MeSH headings to retrieve indexed citations, plus title and abstract words to obtain other unindexed citations.
Employees will also receive training on how to develop a search strategy and learn about patent examination methods, the statement added.
The included articles were required to include a search strategy that had been described in sufficient detail to be reproducible, and the strategy must have been explicitly described in the full article text or in supplementary files stored in MEDLINE/PubMed.
bidders should set out their proposed search strategy and show how this will lead to a successful appointment.
No limits were placed on the search strategy. Searches were conducted up to and including April 2016.
The bottom line is that an effective "comprehensive" search must orchestrate multiple search tactics in an overall search strategy.
In order to rectify this situation, we modified the search strategy module in our catalog's back-end search evaluator tool, powered by Endeca, to improve the relevance ranking of search results by journal title.
As shown in Figure 1, the framework consists of two components: "Evaluative standard" and "Search strategy." In the first component, two aspects and four orientations are identified.
Washington, Dec 22 ( ANI ): Experts have predicted that the job market will become more competitive than ever in 2014, therefore it is important to revamp your job search strategy.
"It was important we used the correct search strategy to hit the probable areas within the search area.