Not Sure Where to Start?
Try these databases…
Academic Search Complete
Use this database to find scholarly journal articles and popular magazines covering all topics. A great database for beginning searches. 1980s-present (dates may vary).
Use JSTOR to find full-text articles of core scholarly journals in the arts and sciences. Note: This database is an archive and will not contain information on current topics, e.g. within the last 2-5 years.
Use this database to look for academic articles if you’re not sure what discipline your topic falls under.
Try our list of databases by subject to get an idea of which database you should use to do research for particular subjects!
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Ask-a-Librarian for Research Help!
Visit the Research Consultation Center at the Robert W. Woodruff Library for help with your research during staffed hours: Monday through Thursday 10 am - 10 pm, Friday 10 am - 6:00 pm and Sunday noon to 8 pm.
Call the Robert W. Woodruff Library Research Consultation Center for help with your research at 404-978-2067.
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E-mail a librarian at AskRef@auctr.edu A reference librarian will respond within 24 hours (weekends and holidays 48 hours).