Finding Articles

This module covers how to use article databases to identify articles on a topic.

After completing this module you should be able to:

  • distinguish between popular and scholarly periodicals
  • know the difference between primary and secondary sources
  • choose an article database appropriate to your information need
  • use it to identify an article on a topic
  • use a database's email function to send a record to yourself
  • use the Search for Full Text link to locate a full text article in another database
  • search the Journal Directory to find full text of known articles
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