Are you looking for ONE PERFECT SOURCE? Watch this video from NC State University Libraries to see why that might not be the best strategy.
Using Good Sources to Find More Good Sources (resource)
What Kinds of Sources Can We Find Using Google? (resource and activity)
Bibliographies are a good way to find more sources. Try Reading a Bibliography (document)
If you do need to search the databases, it's a good idea to have a plan. Learn how to create a search strategy: search strategy worksheet.
Looking for scholarly articles from journals?
Want to work with Google Scholar?
- How to link Google Scholar to Hunter College libraries (and take advantage of our database subscriptions)
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