The Literature Review: A Few Tips On Conducting It (University of Toronto)
Try Search@UW first
This resource is beta, by next fall it will include books and have many additional features, but not every resource is included in Search@UW*
These categories are particularly relevant to these classes.
These databases will be of particular use:
This is an extremelydense and somewhat difficult resources to use.
For example to polling information ope the database
In the left column, select Sources button, the select find sources and search for Gallup Poll
in all publication types. Select Gallup Poll News Service and Gallup Poll Tuesday Briefings,
and click on the OK-continue button which is on the right side of the screen. At this point enter
your search terms.
Materials not searchable in Search@UW
Not included in Search@UW: Articles and more:
Non-bibliographic databases, for example:
American Fact Finder
Polling the Nation
New York Times, Wall Street Journal and others
Lexis Nexis content:
Only the law review content from Lexis Nexis Academic is included. Regional, state and local newspapers, business content, legal cases are not.
Users will see a lot of full text from LNA because it provides the underlying full text for references from other databases.