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Cartographic Impulse - Library Research: FINDING JOURNAL ARTICLES

Prof. Nerlekar's course No. 01:090:297:02

Useful Tips


  • Use the limiting features available in many databases to limit the results of your searches to scholarly peer-reviewed and to types of scholarly articles. 
  • If you need to verify whether a specific journal is peer-reviewed or refereed, click on the title of the journal if it is a hyperlink and scroll to find more information about whether the journal is peer reviewed.  You may also run a Google search with the title of the journal in quotes and the word Refereed or Peer Reviewed next to the quotes.
  • Use the thesauri available in many database to help with search terms.



Indexes and Databases: ** Multidisciplinary **

The following multidisciplinary indexes cover popular and scholary articles in a broad range of subject areas.  Use the option for limiting your search results to scholarly peer-reviewed journals.

 Academic Search Premier

 Web of Science (Arts, Humanitites, Sciences, Social Sciences)

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