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Biology 202 - Human Physiology: Get Started

This guide focus on resources for the grip strength assignment. It also contains the purposes and parts of scholarly scientific articles.

Research Questions

Find Keywords

Before you begin your actual searching, you need to find keywords and synonyms for your topic. Sometimes, articles will use other words that mean the same thing. For example, a database may use "hand grip strength" instead of "grip strength."

Hand Grip Strength Video

From the LCC Library research database Films On Demand.
For the full documentary and transcript, see the record page for The Incredible Human Hand: Hands and Feet.

Search Process


Before you search or if you get stuck while searching, use a thesaurus or a Google search to find different words to express your ideas.

Try Your Search

Try to find one or two good articles. "Steal" words that appear in the best articles to help you find more.

Revise Your Search

Find too many articles? Not enough articles? Use the search strategies on this page to help you find better articles.