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Article Search Tips

Select the databases in the box to the right to find articles. Tips and strategies for getting targeted results? See below! 
  • Use "AND" to refine your search and narrow the number of results.  Example: child development AND dance
  • To search a phrase, enclose the term in quotation marks. Example: "child development"
  • Too many results, search the terms in the subject field, rather than all text or smart search fields
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Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) Journal Articles

Check out this Handout that explains the difference between a scholarly research journal and a popular magazine.

And this how-to video also explains the difference between a scholarly journal and a popular magazine.