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I need some journal articles for my assignment. How do I find them?

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The Library offers UC students and staff free online access to more than 40,000 academic journals.  To search for journal articles online:

Search across all databases

  • Go to the Library home page
  • Enter your keywords in the box under - Search the Library Collection
  • Submit
  • A list of results will appear
  • From left hand menu select:
    • Journal articles
    • Peer reviewed (if required)
    • Narrow the date range by using Publication Date

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Search via topic

Search for a specific journal title

  • Click on Find Journals by Title on the Library home page (under Researchers heading)
  • Type the journal title into the main search field.
  • Link to a database which holds that journal title.

Use a specific database e.g. Academic Search Complete

  • On the Library home page, under the heading Students, select Databases A-Z
  • Select the letter that corresponds with the database you want e.g. 'A' for 'Academic Search Complete'.
  • Scroll down page until you find the required database

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