About this tutorial
If you need to find articles on a topic, a database is a good place to start. The library has hundreds of databases. How do you know where to start?
What to expect
- What is a database?
What are databases and how do you use them effectively to find articles and other materials?
- Why use a database?
Why is a database a useful research tool? In this unit, you will learn how using a database can help make your research easier.
- General databases
General databases are databases that help you find articles from magazines, newspapers, and journals on a variety of topics. This unit introduces you to some of our general databases.
- Subject databases
This unit introduces you to the subject databases. Subject databases are a good place to find scholarly materials written for people in the profession.
- Where to get more help
Where to get more help and related tutorials and guides.