Access articles on your topic by searching in general or subject-specific databases through ResearchPort. Articles are often available online in full-text format. However, if you don't find the fulltext of the article that you are looking for or need an article that is from a print journal located in Library, you can always request it through ILLiad.
WHAT DOES THAT CUTE LITTLE FIND IT BUTTON DO, ANYWAY?
It's a bit like magic, really! The Find It button does three things:
** If we have the article in a print journal or on microform, we will scan it and send it to our distance students!
The Find It Button is YOUR FRIEND!!!
You may be a pro at searching Google! However, Google and Wikipedia are not accepted as resources to write a research paper. You will still need to learn and use the library databases. You can access the databases in several different ways.
From the library homepage, you can simply click on the Find Books, Articles, More. Then click on A-Z databases.
You can then click on your discipline title (for ex. Social Work or Respiratory Therapy) and access the database of your choice.
When accessing databases from off-campus you will be taken to a login screen.
You will need to use your SU username and password to access the databases.
Since you are in specific disciplines, you will need to search subject specific databases. You can access those from the library's homepage as shown in the screen-shot above.
Some suggested databases you might find helpful: