Choose Google Scholar if you know you want peer-reviewed journal articles from a variety of disciplines.
Choose OneSearch if you want to see peer-reviewed journal articles, books, newspaper articles, and everything in the library's collection before limiting.
Choose databases from the Databases A-Z list when you want results from only one discipline area.
Ask the librarian for tips about which database to choose for what! Four examples of many are linked below.
Choose to search inside one specific journal when you want to see what an important journal has said on your topic or you are tracking down a citation.
Click the link on the record page that shows the most access. Login if off-campus. For most of these, you can both keyword search and browse past issues.
If there is another journal you'd like to search directly, click the Journals A-Z link to first see if we have access (or watch the video linked below if that's confusing).
If you encounter articles that aren't linked to full text, you can order the full text for free using the Interlibrary Loan service! Watch the video linked below to learn more.
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