* When searching for articles, remember to connect your search terms using "and" or "or." For example, if you are looking for articles on the quality of cell phones, try searching for "cell phone" AND ratings.
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* Use the pdf version rather than the html if both are available.
Free access to full-text magazine, journal, and newspaper articles. Tutorials for searching Ebscohost and Proquest on this page.
Google Scholar provides a simple way to do a broad search for scholarly literature including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts, and articles.