a multidisciplinary database which indexes articles in popular and scholarly
- Academic Search Premier- This is the one
you will probably use most often because it is the most general and it
indexes more scholarly journals than MasterFILE Premier.
There are many subject databases in EBSCOhost such as:
- Business Source Premier
- CINAHL (nursing)
- ERIC (Education Resource Information Center)
- Health Source Plus
- MLA Bibliography
the date of coverage of each database by clicking on "more info." Articles
published earlier than that date will not be included in the index. Check
the EBSCOhost Online
Help to learn about how: to search
by keyword, subject (L.C. Subject Headings + EBSCO terms) or how to use
the advanced search mode; how to use search operators; how to look at
and retrieve your articles, and how to cite full text article found in
EBSCOhost. Evaluate your
sources to be sure they are scholarly enough for the type of articles
you need. You can also do a title search in Ulrich's International Directory of Periodicals to
see if the journal is scholarly. How do I get articles that are not full
text in EBSCOhost? There are four messages about how to
get an article in EBSCOhost.
- "HTML Full Text or PDF. " Click
on this and you can print or e-mail yourself the full text.
here to see what issues we have" to see if the library owns the issue
you need. (DCE Students should go to Delivery
of Library Material to order
articles in journals we own.) If we do not own the journal you need,
order it through the Interlibrary
Loan link on the library
- "Search for full text." Click here and follow links to see if the article is available full text at another site.
- "Not at Linfield. Request via ILL." If there is no full text link, click on link to request via Interlibrary Loan."
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