There are many databases that will help you locate scholarly articles about your group or community. Below is a selected list that should help you get started. Don't hesitate to ask for help if you do not find what you need.
Academic Search Complete is a great database to start with!
If you're using a database like America: History and Life, look for a link to PDF Full Text
If there is no PDF Full Text link, look for
This purple box will help you determine if the UW Libraries has an electronic or print copy of the journal article you need.
If there is no PDF Full Text or then search the UW Libraries Search for the title of the journal
Google Scholar searches across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. These resources can be very useful, but keep in mind not all of them are peer-reviewed.
How to access UW Restricted materials in Google Scholar:
Tip: If you don't see the "University of Washington - Full Text @ UW" link on the first page of results, click the ">" icon to see more results.