Journals a to z


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Journals a to z

  1. 1. Journals A-Z Finding Periodicals Available to FSU 1
  2. 2. Journals A-Z To find whether FSU has access to a journal or other periodical, select Journals A-Z, and then select Online Journals 2
  3. 3. Browse by Category To browse journals for various categories, choose by category. 3
  4. 4. Browse by Category Select the category that interests you. 4
  5. 5. Browse by Category And then select a subcategory. 5
  6. 6. Browse by Category Results will show alphabetical list of titles including: • Date ranges covered. • Any limitations such as embargos. • Link to database or web site with the journal. 6
  7. 7. Find Specific Journal For a specific journal, enter the name (or ISSN) and select find journal. 7
  8. 8. Find Specific Journal If found, you should see the name, issn, dates covered, and any limitations. Select the date range to access the journal. 8
  9. 9. Find Specific Journal The previous link took us to a ScienceDirect web page. This will be different in each case, because the journal may be available through different databases or web sites. Generally, you should be able to select your volume and issue, and then locate an article. Some databases will allow you to search within the journal. 9
  10. 10. Find Specific Journal This journal has an 18-month embargo. Notice that the most recent issue does not provide links to full-text for most articles. 10
  11. 11. Find Specific Journal But, if you go back before the 18month embargo, you should see fulltext links for most articles. 11
  12. 12. Find Specific Article To locate a specific article, you may use the Citation Linker found to the right of the Journals A-Z screen. 12
  13. 13. Find Specific Article Enter as much known information about the article as you can. Depending on the amount of information entered, you may be taken directly to your article, or you may need to browse an issue of the journal for the article. 13
  14. 14. Find Specific Article 14
  15. 15. Find Specific Article 15
  16. 16. Remember • Use Journals A-Z to learn – What periodicals are available – What dates are available – What databases have access – Links to databases/web sites with access • Problems? – Many databases sharing information, many opportunities for miscommunication. – Contact us so that we can investigate! 16