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ENGL B1A: Success: Finding Articles

Created for Julie Willis' Class

Helpful Databases

Databases are searchable collections of reliable, vetted resources, like magazines, academic journals, newspapers, and encyclopedias. We pay for access to these resources through subscriptions--like Netflix, but for articles!

  • Vetted= already evaluated or fact-checked

The databases listed below are the best databases for your class.

Helpful Opposing Viewpoints Issues

America's Wealthy

Flexible Workplaces


Minimum Wage


Unemployment and Job Creation

Wage Discrimination

Work & Family

Working Women

Databases 101 Video Series

Searching Databases

Databases 101 Video Series

Scholarly/Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles


Combining Search Terms with Boolean Operators