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Below you will databases to locate articles to help you find sources for your research.
What are databases? Please check out the "What Are Databases" video to your right.
For your research you will need to gather sources that inform you on your idea, then read and analyze those sources.
Academic Search Complete
The world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 9,100 full-text periodicals, including nearly 7,900 peer-reviewed journals.
An archive of the back issues of core journals in the humanities, social sciences and sciences. The gap between the most recently published issue of any journal and the date of the most recent issue available in JSTOR is from 2 to 5 years.
Full-text coverage of general news, business, legal, governmental and other topics. Click on "Search By Content Type" box on the top, then click on "All News."
Complete full-text content of local and regional news, including community events, schools, politics, government policies, cultural activities, local companies, state industries, and people in the community. Paid advertisements are excluded.
Combining search terms with Boolean operators
Keyword Search Rules for the Library Catalog and Databases
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Helpful videos about databases, choosing key search terms, and evaluating sources.