Academic Search Complete

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Academic Search Complete

  1. 1. TRUNCATED SEARCHING SEARCH TIPS WITH ACADEMIC SEARCH COMPLETE
  2. 2. ACCESS DATABASES FROM LIBRARY HOME PAGE Select “Article Databases” and then “Browse Databases A-Z”
  3. 3. FIND ACADEMIC SEARCH COMPLETE Academic Search Complete (an EBSCO database) is a General Database covering many subjects and disciplines
  4. 4. GO TO “ADVANCED SEARCH”
  5. 5. SEARCH FOR INFORMATION: VIDEO GAMES AND VIOLENCE AND PSYCH* Using psych* with a truncation symbol will include more terms Limit to Scholarly Journals and the last 5 years
  6. 6. RESULTS: 121 SCHOLARLY ARTICLES ON OUR TOPIC WITH TERMS INCLUDING PSYCH* This broadens our search to include variations of terms. 6
  7. 7. MORE LIMITS: SCROLL DOWN TO SUBJECT: THESAURUS TERM Limiting results to adolescents and teenagers 7
  8. 8. FURTHER LIMITS BY SUBJECT (THESAURUS) 6 Scholarly articles about and psychological effects of video game violence and adolescents 8

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