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How to Find Scholarly Research Information

Need an effective search strategy? See the Information Literacy Microcourse Module B: Transforming Your Research Question into a Search Strategy to learn techniques for developing a robust and effective search strategy. 

Using Library Search and Databases to find scholarly research? See the Information Literacy Microcourse Module C: Accessing Journal Articles and Books to learn how to use different databases to find electronic and print version of scholarly research materials. 

Want to read scientific information more effectively? See the Information Literacy Microcourse Module G: Reading (and Making Sense of) Scientific Research Articles to learn strategies for making sense of complex scientific research information. 

(Note: Information Literacy Microcourse is available only to WMU students and employees. WMU faculty and staff will need to register here to access the Microcourse)

Scholarly Research Databases

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