Try this interactive tutorial to learn about and practice developing good search strategies.
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike by The WI+RE Team 2020, UCLA Library.
Developing good search terms and combining them in meaningful ways can be key to finding the most relevant results. Make note of keywords and subject terms that come up in your initial searches and readings, and try a variety of search combinations. The following strategies work in SuperSearch and most library databases.
gender AND "video games"
gender AND ("video games" OR "computer games" OR "console games")
(gender* OR feminin* OR masculin* OR transgender) AND ("video games" OR "computer games")