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  Scholarly Vs. Popular

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Historiography & Research Methods
   
   
   

RECOMMENDED DATABASES

     Academic Search Premier  

  • Build your search step-by-step with keywords.

     JSTOR

  • Remember to use the advanced search option.

     Project Muse

  • Links to the HISTORY section of Project Muse - use the search box at the top of the screen.

SPARTAN SEARCH
   
One-stop searching for books, articles, CD's, videos, and more!

SEARCHING FOR ARTICLES in SPARTAN SEARCH

When using the above search box, if you're looking specifically for journal articles, be sure to narrow your results on the left side. Use the Peer-reviewed Journals option if you need scholarly journal articles:

You can also narrow your results further using other limiters such as subject, date range, etc:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

Your Librarian

Jill Lichtsinn

jslichtsinn@manchester.edu
Phone: 982-5015
Office: 114 Funderburg Library



Academic Research

1. Don't rely on Google for everything!

2. Focus on scholarly literature see the Scholarly Vs. Popular YouTube on left side of this screen).

3. Perform more than one search and build your search 1 or 2 keywords at a time!

4. Evaluate the information you find using the criteria in the box above.

5. Ask for help! The text-a-librarian service is a quick and easy way to get help from a librarian.

 

 

 




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