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How to Library While Social Distancing

FIND JOURNAL ARTICLES - STEP 1

LEARN: Access Parkside Library's Databases

Accessing Parkside Library’s databases is easy once you know how! If you are off-campus always start at the library’s website. Click on the database and a screen will ask for your Parkside login.

Your username is everything before the @ in your email.

Example: My username is hharkness and my email address is hharkness@rangers.uwp.edu

PRACTICE: This short video (4m 1s) shows how to get to Parkside Library's databases.

FIND JOURNAL ARTICLES - STEP 2

LEARN: Database Search Results Page and Modifying your Search

You probably won't get perfect results the first time, and that's completely normal. It can take several tries to find the best words to search with to find articles on your topic.

PRACTICE: Click on the red numbers (1-10) below to learn more about how to get the best search results.

FIND JOURNAL ARTICLES - STEP 3

LEARN: Where is the article?

Click on the red numbers (1-8) below to learn HOW TO FIND THE ARTICLE & use the tools in the Detailed Record page.

PRACTICE: Click on the red numbers (1-8) below to learn more about how to find the full text of the article.

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