Library Skills for All Students

Accessing and Searching Databases

It is important to know what a database is, how to locate and select the appropriate database, create a search in a database and access the journal articles from your resutls.  After viewing this short video, you will be able to:

  • Define the term "database".
  • Navigate to the library databases from the library home page.
  • Search for journal articles using the database Academic Search Premier.
  • Identify ways to limit your search results.
  • Access full text articles from a database.


View the short video below about library databases