Searching Techniques

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However you get there, MEDLINE (searches over 4,800 current biomedical journals for full text and abstracts), Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection (searches nearly 400 full text journals) and PsychINFO (searches almost 3 million abstracts and summaries) are great places to start!
Protip: If you are searching from home, don’t forget to use your 820 student ID to log in!
Protip: It’s also handy to know what you’re searching when you search abstracts vs what you’re searching when you search full text.

Since all three of these databases are owned by EBSCO, you will notice they all look similar, even though you’re searching different databases. That means you can use these tricks in all of the EBSCO databases, including Academic Search Premier!

Database Searching Techniques

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