OneSearch is a "discovery tool" that allows comprehensive searching across the catalog and databases as well as many other resource materials.
The "Find Articles" tab on the library's home page allows you to search within OneSearch for scholarly articles in English.
If your topic falls into several discipline areas (e.g. research on "hospice care" may require searching in health sciences, political science, sociology, and psychology databases), you could try a comprehensive search on all the databases included in "Find Articles."
Any of the databases listed here can searched individually:
The content for Medline is produced by the National Library of Medicine (of the National Institutes of Health). Medline is distributed on several publishing platforms (e.g. Web of Science) or can be accessed by anyone at www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed as PubMed.
Journal Titles (also accessed from the tab on the library home page) helps you to:
* Most UR subscriptions must be accessed through the Journal Locator links and not by going directly to the journal's website. Most subscriptions are also verified by IP identification - you must access UR e-journals through the campus network using your netid and password.
Some publishers "embargo" their most recent issues so that you may only be able to electronically access articles published 1-2 years earlier.
If you need a journal article from a journal title that UR does not own, use Interlibrary Loan to request it from another library. Depending on how long it takes for the loaning library to fill the request, you may receive it within a few days but allow 1-2 weeks to be sure it arrives in time. Most articles are provided as a .pdf and are emailed to you. However, some articles are only available as print -- you will be emailed when the article is available and can then pick it up at the Information Desk at Boatwright.