How do I choose my keyword terms?

First, think of important words you've chosen for your research topic.

How do students manage their time?
Sometimes the words you've chosen won't match the words in the database, so it's good to brainstorm related words.
student and time

The database might use variations of keywords such as plurals. It might also use alternative spellings or abbreviations so jot those down, too. Use Truncation to find the root word plus anything that comes after it.