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Database Guides & Tutorials

For information on using the databases for company, industry, or target market research, see Course Guides & Tutorials (ENTR 1060/2040).

General

Finding Sources

Evaluating Sources

Searching Databases

  • The Boolean Machine - Use Boolean operators (AND, OR, NOT) to connect your search terms.
  • Database Search Tips (PDF, 623 KB) - How to find journal (not magazine) articles, improving your search results, and how to request articles that aren't available ful-text.
  • Search Terms & Tips (PDF, 445 KB) - Tips for turning your topic into a research strategy and making your searches more precise.

Citing Sources

The Citing Sources page includes handouts on how to cite MCC's library databases following the APA (American Psychological Association) and MLA (Modern Language Association) styles.

Database Apps for Mobile Users

See the Database Apps page.

Specific Databases

Artstor

Britannica Academic

Catalog (WebPAC)

Discovery

EBSCOhost Databases

Includes Academic Search Premier, Business Source Elite, eBooks, Health Source, MasterFILE, etc.

Gale Databases

Includes Gale Virtual Reference Library, Literature Resource Center, LitFinder, Opposing Viewpoints.

Nexis Uni

For information on using Nexis Uni for company, industry, or target market research, see Course Guides & Tutorials (ENTR 1060/2040).

Pro/Con Databases

Statista