Off campus? To search the SC4 Library databases you will be prompted to enter your Portal Username and Password.
Please contact the library if you are having trouble.
1. Use the Boolean operators, explained in the chart below, with your search terms or keywords.
2. Many databases are searchable by subject.
3. Don't limit yourself to one database- try another, or try a database with wider subject coverage.
4. Use general or interdisciplinary databases, as these often have the widest range of subject coverage.
5. Don't give up!