From Idea to Search Statement
The Five-Step process
Step 1: Write down your idea in a sentence or two:
Step2: Cross out the fuzzy words and little words:
Step3: Underline the words that remain, These are your starting concepts.
Step 4: Put an "and" between the concepts:
Step 5: Add a touch of class to your search. Put the quotation marks around the phrases so those words stay together.