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NROC60: Cellular Neuroscience Laboratory

Winter 2020

Where to Look for Articles

Once you've identified what you need to search, you need to decide where to search for it. Research databases are an excellent place to look for scholarly information on a topic.

Why Use Research Databases?

  • They are often specialized by subject area (e.g. Biology or Genetics)
  • They contain information not available through public resources like Google
  • They are designed with scholars and researchers in mind - that's you!

Check out the "Searching PubMed" page in the left menu for some examples of how to search using a database.

Major Databases

Try some of these key databases in Biology and Genetics to find articles for your research: