There are different ways to search for sources at the library. Start with a General Search to search our catalog.
If you're looking for scholarly journal articles, consider using one of our specialized databases below for better results.
Here are some examples of basic search terms you can use:
To find strong search terms related to your specific topic, try the following:
Find Spanish-language articles by limiting your search to Language: Spanish.
Journal databases are specialized tools for finding scholarly articles in academic journals, with advanced options for targeting your search on a specific topic.
If they seem a little intimidating, remember that the librarians are happy to show you how to use them to find the best sources as fast as possible.
Google Scholar is a subset of Google that searches specifically for academic and scholarly articles and books online.