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EDU Getting Started in Education Research: Articles

Logging in to Lakeland's online library resources.

Access to library databases is password protected. Log in with the same username and password you use to access your Lakeland email or Blackboard.

What is a scholarly article?

This 3 minute video from Vanderbilt University's Peabody Library defines scholarly journal and explains how to find scholarly, peer-reviewed articles.

This is a short video from the Lincoln Memorial University which explains the difference between Scholarly and Popular Sources.

Library databases for locating education-related articles

Where can I find this article in full-text?

Sound familiar?  You have a citation for an article you'd like to read, but don't know where to find the complete article.

Use  Full Text Finder to see if the article is available in a library database. Follow these steps:

  • Enter the name of the publication in which the item appeared.
  • Click Search. Your results will provide a link to library databases containing the complete article.
  • Check the dates of coverage. If the library subscribes to a print copy of the journal, that will be noted. If the items is not available, give interlibrary loan services a try. 
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