Last Updated: Oct 31, 2017
Build a list of keyword synonyms and concepts from your initial topic
Retirement • "Retirement Communities" • Geriatric • "Golden Years"
Recreation • Art • Crafts
(Any additioal concepts!)Then mix and match search terms!
e.g. "Retirement" + Art
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Subject Specific Encyclopedias
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