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Job Research

Find Articles - Best Places to Start

  • TechCat+, the library catalog for an overview of resources & formats
    • This is usually the best place to start to get an overview of what is available out there
  • Start with one of the article databases if you only want information from periodicals
  •  Below are good "general" databases, covering a variety of topics including content from scholarly journals, magazines and newspapers

Find More Articles - Other Possibilities

These databases are more specialized but still index articles in a variety of subject areas.


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