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ENGL B1A: The Handmaid's Tale: Finding Articles

This guide was created for Professor Wallace's clas

Helpful Databases

How to Use Google Scholar Video

Using Library 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.

Searching Databases

Scholarly/Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles


Google Scholar Tips

Borrowed From Indiana University Northwest

Google Tips

Borrowed from Indiana University Northwest

Combining Search Terms with Boolean Operators