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ECON 430: Articles and Databases

Literature Review and Empirical Research

In the research process: ARTICLES

1. Explore topic basics and develop keywords (casual searching)

2.Quantitative Research (government documents or statistical websites)

3. Research (library databases)

4. Support your argument (cite reliable sources)

5. Drafts & revisions (research librarians & learning commons)

Search Databases Recommended for Business Topics

These select databases are just a recommended starting point. Depending what government program you are researching, you might want to search more subject-specific databases.

Article Databases: By Subject and A-Z List

Google Scholar

Accessing Library Resources in Google Scholar

While many things on Google scholar are behind a paywall, you can link library account to ensure greater access.

Follow the steps below.

From the Google Scholar homepage, click the " ≡ " button and select go to 'Settings'. From 'Settings', select "Library links" and search "Salisbury University", check both boxes.