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CMAT 100 Mason: Keywords


KEYWORDS carry some of the most important meanings that will open doors to vast amounts of information.

Have a look at this short video in which a librarian constructs a KEYWORD list that she will use to search library tools such as the library catalog and article research databases.

Research statement to keywords

Have a research statement: "What can colleges do to promote sustainability programs on a campus?"

Identify the keywords out of that statement. 

Keywords:  promote                sustainability          campus            programs

Synonyms: advocate               recycling               schools            methods

                  encourage          waste reduction        colleges           systems