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Navigating Online Resources - Faculty PD November 20, 2015: Databases

Why Use Databases?

  • Quality, academic content (trustworthiness guaranteed)
     
  • College expectations and preparation.
     
  • Advanced search features to narrow results (date, publication, peer-reviewed, etc.)
     
  • MLA Formatted citations (all but JSTOR)
     
  • Translation options for international students (Gale databases).

Should I use Google or Databases? (from Northeastern Illinois University)

What are Databases and Why You Need Them (from Yavapai College)

Databases Passwords

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