If you're not sure whether a journal is scholarly, look at our checklist.
Searching an individual database is often the most efficient way to find scholarly and other types of articles on a topic. Our Research database page offers you access to over 100 databases to search for articles. To start your research in the fields of Education/Special Education we recommend:
Is your topic in the news? Try one of these for access to newspapers, magazines, and current affairs. Note that newspaper articles are NOT scholarly.
The database only gives me a citation, or just an abstract. How do I find the full text?
The Where Can I Get This link lets you know if the full-text of the article is available:
Make sure to look for the Where Can I Get This link on the database page!
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