Module 4: Finding Articles

This module covers how to use a database to find articles on a topic.

After completing this module you should be able to:

  • distinguish between popular and scholarly periodicals

  • choose a database appropriate to your information need

  • use it to find an article on a topic

  • use a database's email function to send an article to yourself

  • locate the full text of an article using the E-journal Portal

Resources for Librarians and Educators, Credits
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