While assisting students with their research, I often use a template I made to keep track of key concepts, synonyms, and to organize search strategies. Since it’s a good practice to record search strategies, I thought I’d make it easy for other people to get the template. It includes space to document the databases, journals, or other resources that you use as well as queries, dates, etc.
Download the spreadsheet template from the following links. Copy, modify, and re-use it as you need.
Open document format (.ods)
Search strategy template & simplified version
Microsoft Excel format (.xlsx)
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