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FYS 100 Civic Journalism and Social Justice (Mullen): Library Search Activity

Library Research Guide for Professor Mullen's FYS

Instructions

Locate 1 news article or 1 scholarly article related to a topic you are interested in exploring in this course. Use one or more of the library's databases and Onesearch so you can become familiar with the search process. Do not use Google Scholar or Google so you can familiarize yourself with the library's tools.

Answer the following:

  • What database(s) did you use to find your article?
  • What search terms/key words did you use?
  • Did you use filters in your search (like adjusting the timeframe, looking for only peer-reviewed articles, etc.)?

Find News Sources

(Let's look up articles about the death of Queen Elizabeth II)

Find Scholarly Articles

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