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Start your Search does not include everything in the Library's collections. To ensure you're finding the best possible articles on your research topic, you should search discipline-specific databases directly.
Content that is not included in Start your Search:
It's difficult to track precisely which databases are or are not available in Start your Search for several reasons:
1. keyword search; phrase searching; limiting to scholarly articles
(keywords) . "geek culture"
(keywords) . "marvin gaye" "what's going on"
limit to scholarly articles (checkbox on the left)
2. variant word endings:
(keywords) . robot* ethic*
(keywords) . "children of politician*"
(keywords) . "political famil*"
(keywords) . "myasthenia gravis" treatment history
3. advanced search, official subject terms
(subject) . "science fiction"
(keywords) . female* or women
(keywords) . portray* or representation*
(subject) . china
(subject) . taiwan
(keywords) . conflict* or tension*
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