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Library resources for research and study in Criminology
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Finding Scholarly Articles on Your Topic
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Step 1: Choose an Appropriate Research Database
Step 2: Formulate an Effective Search Statement
(1:22 +) What works in Google doesn't work in most research databases. Practice choosing keywords and creating effective searches.
Step 3: Do an Initial Search, Critically Review Results, and Refine Search Terms
Step 4: Narrow or Broaden Your Results
Get Full Text for an Article
(2:16) Learn how to locate full text with Find It @ UHCL, OneSearch, the Journals List, or by request.
Scholarly vs. Popular Articles
(3:05) Distinguishes characteristics of scholarly articles/journals from those of popular articles/magazines. White Library, Spring Arbor Univ.
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