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Starting points for scholarly articles in many subjects

In addition to the databases below, you can also try searching UW Libraries Search for articles. It searches across many different databases, and can link you to the full text of articles in those different databases.

Subject specific databases

UW Libraries Search

Questions for discussion

What are some indicators or signals that an article is scholarly?

Who writes them?

What is their purpose?

Who makes up the audience their authors are writing to?

What distinguishes them from other kinds of articles or publications?

Google search tips & links

Evaluating sources