All good searches start with a good research question: one which can be answered. Progressing through steps 2-6 may lead you to change it.
It's important to conduct your search in the right places. The Finding Resources page lists relevant databases for HYMS. For the resources on that page, clicking "?" gives more information about a database, while "i" will link to a two-page pdf help-guide on how to use it.
It's time to put your plans into practice but you want to 'construct' as good a search as possible:
Have a look at this tutorial to see if you can tell a good search from a bad one.
See the tutorials on:
Once ready, have a go inputting your search into a relevant resource* from our Finding Resources page.
*We suggest Web of Science, Scopus or Google Scholar for Information Skills 1.
If you don't like the look of your results, maybe you need to look again at how you broke down your research question.
Even if you're happy with your results, remember that people are constantly adding to the literature, so your search results may grow over time. Set up alerts to be informed of new results matching your terms.