Three Rules for Getting Started with Research

  • a reference librarian
  • Start research in the present and work backward(starting with journal article rather than books)
  • consistently evaulate the reliability of the source

Start with Indexes, Specialized Dictionaries, Abstacts, and Bibliographies

Art Full Text

Bussiness Source Elite/Premier

ERIC (Education Resource Infomation Center)

MLA (Modern Language Association)

PubMed

CSA (Cambridge Scientific Abstracts) Sociological Abstracts

Major Index

Data Base

  • EBSCO
  • Gale Cengage
  • ITHAKA