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AN 470: Bioarchaeology: Example Topic / Search Term Generation

This LibGuide is in support of Dr. Gregoricka's AN 470 course.

Example Topic / Search Term Generation

Example topic: Using strontium isotopes to track migration patterns in Europe.

migration

mobility

movement

travel

Europe

Narrower: Central Europe

Broader: Eastern hemisphere

strontium isotopes

Narrower: radiogenic strontium isotopes

Broader: biogeochemistry

Isotope analysis


Step 1: Identify keywords.

Step 2: Identify synonyms.

Step 3: Identify related terms by thinking of both broader and narrower ideas.