Search an article database to find citations (title, author, title of journal, date, page numbers) for articles on a particular topic. The Library gives you access to over 200 article databases covering different disciplines.
1. Think about which academic disciplines might write about your topic. Examples: literature, film, anthropology, history...
2. From the Library home page, select "Databases" and then click on "Browse All Databases." On the next screen, use the drop down menu for All Subjects to find your discipline.
Select the appropriate academic disciplines and then look for "Recommended" databases.
Library home > Databases> Browse Databases > pull down "All Database Types" to: Archival Collections and Primary Sources> Historical Newspapers (ProQuest)
chincha or lobos or peru*
chinese or coolie*
to narrow your search further - add a term
add a row
Modified from document created by Laura McClanathan, UCSC.
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