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How do I know which database I should use to search for my topic?

Last updated on Aug 08, 2022    databases find sources


You can view a complete list of our available databases by clicking the Article Databases button on the Library homepage. Use the drop-down menu option to filter the list according to a specific subject.

Another method would be to use a Research Guide. Select a Research Guide that applies to your course or your subject area. Within the Guide, you should find a brief list of recommended databases.

If you are still unsure, try searching a generalized database like Academic Search Premier, or ask a librarian for help!