Answered By: Ted Bergfelt
Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017     Views: 612

Finding Articles

Along with books, articles from magazines, journals and newspapers will be major sources of information for your research. Gumberg Library provides access to over 200 different databases, covering many different subjects. Most are excellent sources of articles. Visit Research Databases to explore all the different databases available through the databases page and the library catalog. They are arranged by subject and alphabetically by databases name.


QuickSearch is Gumberg Library's catalog. To find articles that are available in print, as well as articles that are available through databases, simply search using the search box in the middle of the Gumberg Library homepage.

ProQuest Central & Academic Search Elite

Two of the most popular and easy to use article databases are ProQuest Central and Academic Search Elite. Both of these provide access to the full text of numerous articles in many subject areas.

View a tutorial on the use of ProQuest Central.

View a tutorial on the use of Academic Search Elite.

Google Scholar

A good place to search on the Internet for articles from scholarly sources is Google Scholar. In order to make Google Scholar show which of the articles it retrieves are available in full text from Gumberg Library databases, it is necessary to set Google Scholar preferences.

Full Text

If you want to know how to find the full text of articles in these databases, visit the Finding Full Text guide.


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