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ESLA 260 - Academic Writing: Find Articles

Journal Articles in Primo

On the library homepage, set the scope to "Articles"


Limit search results to full-text only, peer-reviewed, etc.

Choose a Library Database to Search

Databases contain selections of articles from journals, trade journals, newspaper articles and sometimes individual book chapters

Locate relevant databases by:

Using the Subject Guides list and identify the discipline in which your topic would be studied.

Using the A-Z list and read the database descriptions to identify one containing appropriate information.

Video - How to Search by Journal Title 1 min.14 sec.

What is the Difference between a Library Database and a Search Engine?

A quick answer to the difference between a library database and a search engine by Wellington Medical and Health Sciences Library.