Search the Libraries for books, journals, articles, media and more.
Video: Search basics for finding sources efficiently from UMN Libraries (9 mins)
Get an overview for using UMN Libraries databases to find sources including picking good databases, building your search, getting to full text and getting help.
Video: Tips for advanced searching including starting a literature review from UMN Libraries (10 mins)
Learn about advanced search tips from the UMN Libraries including using sources to find other sources otherwise known as tracing citations. These strategies are using for beginning a literature review.
Business article databases (use to find articles)
Health science & nutrition article databases
Science/engineering & animal science article databases
Education article databases
Video: Using tools to create your bibliography from UMN Libraries (7 mins)
Learn about tools to help with citing, organizing your PDFs, creating in-text citations and more from UMN Libraries.
Citing your sources (e.g. MLA, APA, etc.)
Many article databases (e.g. Academic Search Premier, Google Scholar) will create a citation for you. After you found the item, look for "cite" or "quotes." Here are examples:
In Google Scholar:
In Academic Search Premier: