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PHIL110: Social/Political Philosophy: Searches, Databases, & Citations

Basic Search & Help Tools

Citations

The preferred citation styles for this course are APA (American Psychological Association) and MLA (Modern Language Association).  Stay consistent and pick one or the other!  The resources below can help you learn how to format your citations in either format.

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Recommended Online Databases on Current Events and Social and Political Issues

ACADEMIC JOURNAL DATABASES

NEWSPAPERS, NEWS SITES, & MAGAZINES

Sharpen your search with Boolean Operators!

You can get more targeted search results in your computer searches by using the three Boolean operators, AND, OR, and NOT.

Infographic courtesy Slippery Rock University, https://sru.libguides.com/english/librarybasics/booleanoperators