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PSY345 Exceptionality: Disability and Giftedness – Finding Non-Scholarly Narratives

This guide collects together resources useful in PSY345 where non-scholarly narratives and cases are the basis of term paper.

How to use ProQuest

ProQuest

ProQuest indexes articles from journals, popular magazines and newspapers. Searches can be limited by publication type, including magazines, newspapers and trade publications (and these are the publication types you want).

You can build searches using Boolean logic operators and proximity operators, as illustrated here:

Remember to use Term Inventories to construct your searches:

 

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Remember to take a look at the Proquest Search Tips if you forget how PROXIMITY OPERATORS such as NEAR/x or PRE/y work.

There is also a great ADVANCED SEARCH tips page and tutorial from ProQuest Help.