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Research 911

Finding Databases

In this short video, you will learn how to quickly find useful databases related to the subject of your research paper.


Research 911: Finding Databases

Are you trying to do research in a specific subject and Google’s just not cutting it? The SHU library provides access to databases specific to a particular subject or field of study.

From the library’s home page, click on the Databases tab above the QuickSearch box in the middle of the page.
Databases tab on the library homepage

Click the Databases by Subject link to browse by subject or discipline, such as business, education or health sciences.
Databases by Subject link

There are categories representing all of the fields of study at Sacred Heart.
Databases subject list

Once you click on the subject you need, you will see all of the databases recommended for that field of study. Select the one that fits best and start searching!
Health Sciences databases list

If you have any questions about finding subject databases, feel free to contact us at the library!

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