The quickest way to find the article is to type the full title in the single search box on the library homepage. WorldCat@SU will search multiple databases at the same time, presenting you with the article title. For example, INCIDENTS OF TERRORISM IN THE UNITED STATES, 1997-2005
|Find Specific online journal title||The Find the Journal by Title TAB allows you to search for full-text journals, as well as browse for titles by disciplines. Type the title of the journal in the search box, then look down the results page until you locate the correct title. For example, Journal of Conflict Resolution. Now you will see links to databases which contain full-text articles.|
|Search database to find the full-text article||Once you have located an article via searching a library database, check to see if there is a link to a PDF full-text or HTML page with full-text. You can also check the WorldCat@SU to see if the journal is available in print. If the article is not online AND the journal is not available in print, then use GET IT!|
Use GET IT!
|If article is not available at Smith Library Center, you have another option to getting it. Use GET IT, our interlibrary loan service. You will need to set up an account the first time you use it and log in thereafter.|
|DATABASES||View the full list of databases organized by title.|
|Academic Search Complete||Scholarly, multi-disciplinary database containing mostly full text for journals, magazines and newspapers. Example, domestic terrorism|
JSTOR, includes books and articles
Use this guide as starting point for your research on JSTOR!
|Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO)||Publishes post-1990 scholarship and reports on international affairs. Provides full-text access to relevant Columbia University Press titles and many recent journals, papers from university research institutes and non-governmental organizations, foundation-funded research projects, and conference proceedings.|
|Political Science Abstracts||Full text political science journals, full text reference books and monographs, and full text conference papers.|
|Hein Online Academic|
|Military and Government Collection||Such for topics about counterterrorism campaign or intelligence sharing.|
|CREDO Reference||Credo Reference is a digital reference library that places a world of factual information. Assess to high-quality reference books from academic publishers. Credo Reference is the ideal place to start any research. Also includes TOPIC PAGES (terrorism).|
Citing all sources all the time is the most effective way to avoid plagiarism.