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CMAT 297 Han: WorldCat Discovery

We seek articles:

  • For very recent, current information
  • Deep investigation of very specific subjects
  • Popular or newer topics
  • Alternative viewpoints
  • Analyses conducted by experts

Using WorldCat Discovery to find articles

Keywords:     promote       sustainability      college campus        programs

1. sustainability 

2. add "college campus" - notice your results are more specific. Limit to Article format.

3. Sort list of results by: newest to oldest

4. Several ways to keep the article. Additionally, please try exporting an article reference to your RefWorks account.


Tip: WorldCat Discovery is a good place to start, but you may find even better sources within subject-specific databases. Always check in both.

Don't forget: Books are very much part of the resarch process

  • Shows what has already been done on your topic
  • Detailed analysis of a topic
  • Provides background facts
  • Overview of big issue
  • Use bibliographies/references in books to find additional sources