Skip to main content

Science & Math

Develop and refine keywords to use when searching for sources.

Developing Keywords for Research

Options: Examples:

1. Enter your primary keyword(s}.

environmental science

2. Add one of your specific keywords to narrow the search.    


environmental science pollution

environmental science water

3. Use alternative spellings and/or synonyms.

pollution effects

water pollutants

4. Mix and match your keywords.

environmental effects

water pollution


Keyword Generators

  LSC-CyFair Library (building #3) is open with limited capacity and services.

  Online References Services & Curbside Services will continue until further notice.

hcpl lsc logos

Harris County Public Library

Lone Star College-CyFair Branch

9191 Barker Cypress Road

Cypress, TX 77433

281.290.3214 - Reference Desk, 1st floor

281.290.3219 - Reference Desk, 2nd floor