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  • How to find articles in online databases 
    Difference between on-campus and off-campus access

    ProQuest 


    Proquest provides access to newspapers, journals, and magazines. 
    Begin by entering in your search terms in the fields.   
     

    Search examples:  
     
    Iraq AND reconstruction
    monopoly AND Microsoft 
    illegal immigration cost


    Article display includes:     

    Citation, full text, Email and Print buttons at top left.  Tabs at top indicate types of articles.    Newspaper, scholarly, magazine
    Look at Suggested Topics at top for search suggestions.  
    Publication Search
    will allow you to search within specific publications

How to find editorials in ProQuest

Definitions of Editorials on the Web:

An editorial is a statement or article by a news organization (generally a newspaper) that expresses an opinion rather than attempting to simply report news. Editorials are not written by the regular reporters; rather, they are collectively authored by a group of individuals called the editorial board. They represent the newspaper's official positions on issues. ...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Editorials




- click on More Search Options
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from Document Type select Editorial



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click on Search

How to find commentary in ProQuest

Definitions of commentary on the Web:



- click on More Search Options
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from Document Type select Commentary



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click on Search

 

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