More databases available in the Data Sciences Guide link above.
Open Access Sites with Articles, Conference Proceedings
Using the Constructing a Search worksheet below may be helpful to map concepts and potential searches prior to starting the search in a database.
AND: combines terms; fewer and more focused results
OR: either term is present, but not necessarily both; broadens search
NOT: excludes some terms; use with care
Additional Search Strategies
Truncation: search multiple word variants in one search
Wildcard: search multiple spelling variants in one search
Phrase searching: enclose in quotes to search all words as a phrase instead of separately
Help pages of databases include effective searches, unique features.
Additional information on conducting research is available in the Research Process Guide link above.
Google Scholar will link to our full text online articles even off-campus if you set up your Syracuse University affiliation in Google Scholar Settings. Follow the steps below.
NOTE: Setting up Google Scholar to link to our library holdings must be done when you are off-campus.