Finding articles: which databases to use?

Changes to Library services during the COVID-19 service disruption.

Finding academic literature

  • Library Search Omni is a good place to start
  • Databases
    • Use the Public Policy and Administration quick and detailed guides for finding databases and other resources
    • Do not limit yourself to these: See Databases by Subject list
    • Look at the Subject Guides that best relate to your topic. Some examples: Philanthropy & Nonprofit Leadership, Health or Health Care, Sustainable and Renewable Energy, Canadian Studies, Indigenous Policy & Administration, Business, etc.

Search Alerts

Search Alerts help researchers stay current with their searches, and with what is being published in their area of interest through automatic e-mail alerts from databases and electronic journal services

Good to know:

Content last reviewed: July 9, 2020