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Ohio State Newark: Periodicals & More: Searching for Articles

Use this guide to help navigate online journals and databases as well as find print periodicals for your research needs.

Tips for using the databases

  • Develop related terms for your keywords so you have multiple search avenues. 
  • Use Boolean Operators such as AND, OR, and NOT to construct your search statements.  
  • Pay attention the scope of the database you are using: some databases are subject specific (such as PsycINFO), while others cover a specific time period.  

You can also check out these sections from University Libraries ebook: Choosing and Using Sources

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