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Article Databases

Here are a few places you can find articles from newspapers, magazines, and scholarly journals. Remember that you will have to login with your myNOVA username and password (the same ones you use to access Blackboard, student email, etc.).

Search Tips

Select the most important 2-3 ideas related to your topic.  Put the word AND between each new word or idea; this tells the database to look for resources with ALL your terms.

stress AND fatigue

Use quotation marks ( "  " ) around phrases (two or more words); this tells the database to look for the words in a specific order.

"compound semiconductors" AND metalorganics

Use an asterisk ( * ) to find multiple versions of one word.  Using robot* as a search term will include results that refer to robot, robots, robotic or robotics.