Answered By: Academic Skills Know-how
Last Updated: 03 Sep, 2015     Views: 17

Library databases are a searchable online resource and using these for your reseach will help you find reliable information from trusted sources.  The databases may be dedicated to a single subject, cover several subjects, or allow you to search all content from a publisher from one website.

Databases allow you to find a variety of information, including:

  • Full text articles from e-journals and other publications
  • Abstracts
  • Citation information
  • Newspaper articles
  • e-books
  • Images

To find relevant databases you can search using Summon, use the A-Z listing or look at the Subject guide for yo.ur subject