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English 1311 & 1312 Research: Subject Specific Databases

A how-to guide to resources most useful for conducting research for English 1312

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Introduction to Online Databases  (2:00)  

Search Strategies for  Finding Articles  (3:50)  

Finding Full-Text Articles  (2:46)  

The Different Types of Articles (Magazines, Journals and Newspapers)  (4:40)  

Scholarly Articles  (3:09)

How to Find a Specific Article  (2:52)

How to Create or Recover Your Library PIN  (3:15)

    Examples of Subject-Specific Databases

    How to Find More Subject-Specific Databases

    From the Library's homepage, click on Articles & Databases.

    • Use the list of subjects to find relevant databases.
    • Select a subject
    • Click Search

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