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RLG205H5S Introduction to South Asian Religions

A guide to assist students with essay assignment for the course

Religion Databases

Tips for Database Searching

To find relevant articles and information in a database depends on your ability to construct a search.
Successful searching depends on Boolean Searching (Using And and OR) and Truncation (Word variations).  DON'T PANIC at these terms, your probably know how to do this already. However, just to make sure everyone is aware of these tips, here are two tutorials to make sure.

What type of article are you using?

You may find journal articles and be uncertain if the journal is scholarly.

Check this directory to find out more about your journal.