Here are a few places you can find articles from newspapers, magazines, and scholarly journals. From off campus you will have to login with your myNOVA username and password (the same ones you use to access Blackboard, student email, etc.).
Select the most important 2-3 terms related to your topic. Put the word AND between each new term; this tells the database to look for resources with ALL your terms.
arthritis AND horses
Use quotation marks ( " " ) around phrases (two or more words); this tells the database to look for the words in that specific order.
"equine arthritis" AND horses
This video by Yavapai College Library in Prescott, Arizona demonstrates the different types of information found in Google versus library databases.
Click the icon located in the bottom right corner to watch the video in fullscreen mode.
You can also find articles within the eJournal Veterinary Clinics of North America. From off campus you will have to login with your myNOVA username and password (the same ones you use to access Blackboard, student email, etc.).
JAVMA - Published twice monthly, this peer-reviewed, general scientific journal provides reports of clinical research, feature articles, and regular columns of interest to veterinarians in private and public practice.
Articles are published in periodicals, which is any type of publication published at a regular interval (weekly, monthly, quarterly). Periodical types include magazines, newspapers, trade publications, and scholarly journals.
Magazines, journals, and newspapers:
Magazines, journals and newspapers typically do NOT provide a summary or overview of a topic.