Now it's time to explore news, magazine, and journal articles. The library has some of these in print, but the majority are found in databases.
Use the Journal Finder tool if you know a specific newspaper, magazine, or journal title that you would like to find. This tool will direct you to the appropriate database, if we have access to it.
The videos below review advanced search techniques that will help you focus your searches so they are more effective.
SIRS Issues Researcher covers today's controversial social, scientific, health, economic, political, and global issues.
Features pro-con issues, essential questions, background, and related articles for numerous key topics in the news and public debate.
A selection of SIRS's "Top 10 Pro vs. Con" issues:
This search comes from the General OneFile database, to show you an example of the kinds of articles you'll find when you search for your topic in a database. You can search for articles on any topic using the links in the Current Issues Databases box to the left.