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HDF311: Families in Contemporary Society: Find Articles

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  • Brainstorm keywords!  You might think "egg donors" is a sufficient search but the databases use different and/or related search terms: Can you guess what the actual search term is?
  • Search by subject field!  The subject "families" retrieved 95,347 results, while the keyword "families" retrieved 340,299 results.
  • Limit by population of interest: adoptive parents, adoptive families, homeless families, african american families, hispanic american families, immigrant families, single parents, egg donors, LGBT parents, stepfamilies

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