Types of Article databases
article database to use depends upon your topic.
1. General Article databases
your topic general or cross-disciplinary?
in the news?
If so, start
with one of the general article databases. These cover a wide range
of subjects and often database a mixture of popular
and scholarly sources. This is often a good place to
begin research. Examples of general databases and the kinds of articles
they identify are:
Academic Search Complete
databases articles from magazines and journals on a range of topics
from 1987 to the present. Most are full text.
ProQuest Historical Newspapers
|contains the full digital images of the New York Times, 1851-1999, and the Wall Street Journal, 1889-1985.
articles from magazines and newspapers on many topics, from
1980 to present. Most are full text.
received from InfoTrac, requested from Academic Search Complete