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Truncation: Home

What is it and how it can be used to broaden your searches.

About this Guide

Courtesy of Steve Snodgrass

Welcome to the Truncation Guide!

This guide explains what truncation is and how you can use it when you search.  If you need further explanation on how to use truncation in your research, ask at Rod Library.  We'd be happy to help you! 

Click on the yellow tabs above to find out what truncation is and how/when to use it in your searches.

For examples of other search tips, go to Search Tips & Tricks.

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