How to Find a Journal, Magazine, or Newspaper

From the library homepage click on the Journal A to Z tab which will allow you to search by words in a journal name

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Doing a search for Nursing, for example will bring up a list of results which will look like this- listing all journals with ‘Nursing’ in the title.

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Clicking on a journal name will bring you to a screen which displays details for the result. This shows which databases have the journal, and the date range that is available in each, as shown below. 

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You can click one of the database links to get to the journal page in the database. If you are looking for a specific date or issue, clicking on the + next to the year beneath ‘All Issues’ will allow you to narrow down to particular volume and issue.

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You can also choose to search within a journal by selecting ‘Search within this publication’ from the top of the detail screen. Your search results will then be limited to the scope of the selected journal.

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