Begin Your Research at HSU

Find Articles

LaptopHow Do I Find Articles?

Whether you need a scholarly article or an article from a newspaper or popular magazine, the Humboldt State University Library subscribes to dozens of databases in all different subject areas to help you. With so many databases to choose from, it can all seem a bit confusing, but don’t worry, you will be more confident by the end of this lesson because you will know:

  • The basics of a database
  • How to find the databases on your library’s website
  • How to choose a database that is relevant to your research
  • How to locate the specific articles you need

Hot TipInstructors refer to scholarly articles in different ways.
Other terms they use are academic or peer-reviewed articles.

 

 

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