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Academic Search CompleteThis database provides complete coverage of multidisciplinary, full-text academic journals. Includes peer-reviewed journals, full-text periodicals, reports, books, and much more.
JSTORFull-text access to the back issues of scholarly journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, some of which date back to the 1800s. Supports such disciplines as biological sciences, business and economics, education, history, language and literature, mathematics and statistics, music, political sciences and sociology.
*Please note that JSTOR includes the current issues of some journals through its Current Scholarship Collection. However, issues from the last 3 to 5 years for the majority of journals are not available.
Social Sciences Citation IndexProvides access to current bibliographic information and cited references, covering more than 1700 of the world's leading social sciences journals in a broad range of disciplines. It also covers individually selected, relevant items from leading natural and physical science journals. The ISI Citation Databases collectively index more than 8,000 high quality, peer-reviewed journals cover-to-cover, providing complete bibliographic data, searchable author abstracts (science and social sciences), and cited references. Researchers can search the citation data (the footnotes of each article), taking a known, relevant paper and finding other, more recent papers that cite it.
Legal CollectionA collection of respected, scholarly peer-reviewed publications including law journals, documents, and case studies. This database is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world.
Finding Reports, Studies, & Reviews
1. Many times a database will allow you to limit your search results by document type. Usually there is some sort of drop down menu present from which you can select a report or review of some type.
2. Many databases will also allow you to limit your results to just peer-review journals. Most legitimate studies and reports are published in these types of publications. Please see the "Scholarly Article" tab to learn more about peer-review journals.
3. Finally, when entering search terms, sometimes you can locate a study, review or report by adding those words to the end of your search phrase or entering the term in a separate search box. Example: climate change study