Introduction to Research: Library Databases

Research Databases

Different types of Research Databases

Some databases are "multidisciplinary," meaning they gather information about lots of topics (or "disciplines") within one searchable interface. Some databases offer content related  to a certain subject, or field of study. 

Suggested Databases

Some of the databases listed below include trade and popular magazines as well as scholarly journals. When conducting a search, you will need to check the filter option, “peer-reviewed,” so that your results list includes only articles from scholarly journals if required by your professor.

The multi-disciplinary databases below offer a variety of topics and are a good place to start your research:

Below is a (partial) list of some of the subject specific databases you have access to:

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