English Language and Literature
What IS a database?
Simply put, an electronic database is system for labelling, organizing, storing and retrieving information.
For a short (two minute) explanation, watch this tutorial about databases from RMIT University.
A BOOLEAN WHAT?!
And. Or. Not.
These words may be small, but they're mighty. They're Boolean Operators and they're fundamental to database searching. Click on the link to this 2:20 minute video from Furman University to understand why.
English Research - Key Databases
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