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The "Articles" search on the DKU Library homepage, is a good place to begin a search.
In addition, these databases can be used to search for articles on your topic:
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts
Includes the use of language as well as linguistics, phonetics, speech, communication, and sociolinguistics.
Academic Search Complete
General database with good coverage of scholarly and popular articles on a wide range of topics.
Unlike the general Google search engine, Google Scholar searches across scholarly publications (articles, books, and other materials).
Full-text database of major scholarly journals from their earliest issues to within a few years of current publication.
Full text access to U.S. and international newspapers, radio and television transcripts; 1970s-present.
China Academic Journals (中国知网期刊库) This link opens in a new window
Full-text database of Chinese journals published in China. Duke users have access to Literature/History Philosophy (Series F), Politics/Military Affairs/Law (Series G), Education & Social Sciences (Series H), and Economics & Management (Series J).
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Review the slides above to learn how to:
- Look for a full text option in a database
- Use to find the full text of an article in the library
- Watch this 2-minute tutorial on using Get it at Duke