Finding journal articles on       EBSCOHost    Created for UWC, IFS132         By Lara Skelly           July 2012
Go to the library home page:    www.lib.uwc.ac.za.
Hover your mouse over “InformationResources” and a drop-down menu will               appear.
Click on “Databases A-Z”.
On the page that opens, click “A-L”.
Then, click on “B”.
Scroll down until you see “Business  Source Complete”. Click there.
Next, click on “EBSCOHost Web”.
You will see a list of all the databases that UWC has access to through EBSCOHost.
Click on the box next to “Select all”.
Then click continue.
Type in some search words in the boxesprovided. Remember to use a good search                strategy.
And click on “Search”.
Your results will appear. Note that you canfilter for only peer-reviewed articles in the                box on the left.
On some records, you will be able to accessthe full-text immediately by clicking on the             “PDF Full Text” link.
You can then read the full-text online,           or download it.
If you find an interesting article without a full-text link, you might still be able to get it through    another database...
For more information, or if you need more help, contact your librarians:     Zona: Zkoen@uwc.ac.za     Lara: Lskelly@uwc.a...
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Finding journal articles on EBSCOHost

  1. 1. Finding journal articles on EBSCOHost Created for UWC, IFS132 By Lara Skelly July 2012
  2. 2. Go to the library home page: www.lib.uwc.ac.za.
  3. 3. Hover your mouse over “InformationResources” and a drop-down menu will appear.
  4. 4. Click on “Databases A-Z”.
  5. 5. On the page that opens, click “A-L”.
  6. 6. Then, click on “B”.
  7. 7. Scroll down until you see “Business Source Complete”. Click there.
  8. 8. Next, click on “EBSCOHost Web”.
  9. 9. You will see a list of all the databases that UWC has access to through EBSCOHost.
  10. 10. Click on the box next to “Select all”.
  11. 11. Then click continue.
  12. 12. Type in some search words in the boxesprovided. Remember to use a good search strategy.
  13. 13. And click on “Search”.
  14. 14. Your results will appear. Note that you canfilter for only peer-reviewed articles in the box on the left.
  15. 15. On some records, you will be able to accessthe full-text immediately by clicking on the “PDF Full Text” link.
  16. 16. You can then read the full-text online, or download it.
  17. 17. If you find an interesting article without a full-text link, you might still be able to get it through another database. See the “eJournal A-Z” presentation on this guide.
  18. 18. For more information, or if you need more help, contact your librarians: Zona: Zkoen@uwc.ac.za Lara: Lskelly@uwc.ac.za CC-BY Sara Alfred (flickr)

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