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Getting Started with Research

Starting your search

1. Enter keywords, or title into the CatSearch box on the library homepage‚Äč.

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2. Limit to articles, books, etc. on the right, from the search results page.

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3. Limit to 'Peer Reviewed' on the right if needed.

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Didn't find a specific resource you are looking for?

Finding Articles: By Subject

  1. Go to the library homepage and click:
  2. Find
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  3. Articles & Research Databases
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  4. By Subject
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  5. Choose your subject(s) to find databases in that subject area

Video: Finding Databases by Subject

The steps outlined in this video are included in text as well, in place of closed captions or a transcript, because there are no spoken words in the video.

  1. From the library homepage, click Find.
  2. Click Articles & Research Databases
  3. Click By Subject
  4. Select a subject to see a list of suggested databases to start searching in.