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Finding Articles

Peer Reviewed / Scholarly

What are peer-reviewed or scholarly resources?

Is it a magazine or a journal

Need primary sources rather than secondary sources?

Search Strategy Tips

  1. Formulate your question.
  2. Choose the best database.
  3. Decide on keywords for each concept, or check for subject terms*.
  4. Use Boolean operators (AND, OR, NOT).
  5. Run the search and limit retrieval.
  6. View results.

* Guide from CCCOnline Library

Starting Points

Can't find your article at UAA?

Go to Interlibrary Loan & Document Delivery to request a copy of an article from another library. Create an account if this is your first time, or enter your Blackboard login. 

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