Our library catalog. Useful for finding physical things in the library like books. Also searches through SOME, BUT NOT ALL of our databases. Good place to start searching for resources at the beginning of a project.
Finding Scholarly Articles
Here is a rough outline of the steps to finding research using databases. If you have any questions about this process, please feel free to contact me or make an appointment. My contact information is in the box below.
To find academic articles, search a variety of databases
Databases of Scholarly Articles
Search through many scholarly journals at once. Best place to start looking for scholarly articles. Save you a lot of time and energy. Have their own searching techniques.
Guides to Other Potentially Relevant Databases
Librarians have found some of the best places to find articles about every subject taught at the University of Iowa. Here are links to a few guides they've created for subjects that might be relevant to your particular projects. Good to look through after using the above databases, which are more specifically relevant to your assignment.
You can also use Google Scholar to search for scholarly material that the University of Iowa has access to! To learn how to do so, please follow the steps below.