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HDFS 230: General Resources

Library workshop

At the end of this session, you'll be able to:

Try reading and analyzing this scholarly journal article:

  • Highlight the main sections (establish your roadmap)
  • Read and annotate the Discussion section:
    • What is the primary finding and its significance?
    • What are some questions you've after reading this?
    • What stuck with you?

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Find Journal Articles

ScienceDirect: Check the difference between review and research journal articles.
Academic Search Complete (EBSCO): Limit results to scholarly peer-reviewed journals.

Publicly available databases:

  • PMC (PubMed Central): Fulltext access to over 8.7 million articles
  • Google Scholar: If fulltext is not available, watch this video to link to our subscribed e-journals 

HDFS Textbook