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WAK GSW 101: Introduction to Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies: Using Databases

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The tutorials below cover how to do a search in library databases, where to find the full-text of a source and how to use citations from a database.  There are also links to selected databases as well as a link to our full list of databases by subject.

Using Databases

Using Citations from a Database

Selected Databases

Databases By Subject Area


Library databases offer an organized collection of sources that were published somewhere else first.  Many databases have a specific subject area focus (ie. History).