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PADM 400

Places to Look for Scholarly Research

Searching Academic Databases

  1. The first place to look is Academic Search Complete and Proquest Central
  2. The second place to look is a subject-based research guide
  3. The third place to look is General Library Search Tool
    • Use Advanced Search
    • Filter by Scholarly & last 5 years
    • Use other filters
      1. Journal Articles
      2. Subject Terms
  4. Google Scholar

Information Needed for Annotated Bibliography

  1. A brief summary of the article

  2. Why is this a good article for your research question/thesis statement

  3. Does this article provide similar ideas as the other article(s) you have found? If so, does the information agree or disagree with the other article(s)? Explain: