Check out this 3-minute video for tips on better searching.
Would you like to know 4 quick tricks that work in most databases for key word searching? Find out how by viewing and listening to this 10 minute tutorial, which covers:
This 1.5 minute video goes over quick tips for determinig if an article is "scholarly" or "popular."
This page been tailored for students taking HDFS 100 and includes links and tips for finding and citing sources.
Use the research databases below to find sholarly articles. Each database has a different focus (child development, education, etc.), so read the brief descriptions below before you search, to find the most relevant one(s) for your research topic.
If you're off-campus, click Off Campus Access to e-Resources for info on how to link to full-text (full articles) online through Purdue Libraries.