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SOCY 3A: Evaluation of Evidence

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Databases for Sources that Discuss the Problem (Statistics or News Sources)

Databases for Literature Review Sources (Scholarly Articles & Books)

Use your search terms (keywords) in the recommended databases to identify scholarly sources (academic articles or books) related to your research question. Checklist for searching a database & finding sources:

  • Use one or more of the recommended databases below
  • Keep track of the search terms you use and new ones you encounter
  • As you find references: 1) Save the citation information (Zotero can help you with this); 2a) Download any PDFs available, or 2b) Click UC-eLinks to find additional options (other PDF links or the "Request it" order form)


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