Do you need some help with library research? Drop by or make an appointment The SEAM by clicking on the logo!Located on the 2nd floor of the Main Library, Room 2013, we're open Sunday - Thursday, 5-9 p.m. We specialize in Rhetoric and ESL Writing class assignments.
Research help is also available on the 1st floor of the Main Library near the Service Desk, M-F, 9 a.m - 5 p.m.
The databases shown here are only a fraction of those available to you - the University of Iowa Libraries subscribe to around 1000 databases! This link will take you to the A-Z alphabetical list. There, you can search by title, browse by letter, or browse by subject.
Want to learn more about these go-to databases? You've come to the right place! Click on any of the database logos or use the tabs along the left to start exploring!
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A range of disciplines and topics are covered in these general databases, a great place to start your research.
These reference databases are great for background information and topic exploration. If you're trying to narrow down your topic, try one of these databases to start.
Have a focused topic? Try one of these subject-specific databases.