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Good starting databases
Broad databases that tend to be very useful for starting research.
ProQuest This link opens in a new window
Find articles, news, data, etc. on a wide range of topics. This is often a good starting point because it covers so many topics.
JSTOR This link opens in a new window
Good place to start when looking for humanities or social sciences resources. Contains info on other topics as well.
Web of Science This link opens in a new window
Find articles on science, arts, and humanities topics.
Gale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints This link opens in a new window
Find articles, news, etc. on issues. Very useful for pro/con type writing.
Engineering Village Compendex This link opens in a new window
Find a wide range of engineering articles.
Tutorials: Getting Started with Research
These interactive tutorial videos will introduce you to the basic skills and knowledge you need to get your research started. (Note: Tutorials have video and audio components)