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Miszkiewicz: DATABASES SOURCES

Junior Research Paper

WHAT ARE DATABASES? Definition (adapted from TechTarget.com)

DATABASE = A collection of information that is organized in a software program so that it can be easily accessed, managed, and updated. In one view.  Academic databases identify the types of content they include on a specific subject : bibliographic, text (reference and periodical articles plus primary sources), numeric, and images/multi-media.

 

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 LINK TO ALL LSA's DATABASES  for a complete listing

PERIODICAL DATABASES: KNOW YOUR AUTHOR(S)!

                                     

Academic Journal Articles     Newspaper Articles     Magazine Articles         Data Sets

 

E-TOOLS!

USE THE E-TOOLS !

Samples:

ADVANCED SEARCH; combine search terms & phrases  [GALE databases   ITHAKA/JSTOR]

EMAIL /PRINT ARTICLE [GALE databases   ABC-CLIO databases]

CITATION TOOLS [GALE databases    EBSCO databases] - COPY & PASTE into EasyBib "All 59 Options - Write & Paste!!!

 

 

HOT TOPIC DATABASES (Most Social Issues)