Research Tools and Databases in Writing

Coverage: 1990 - current

Database of articles in peer-reviewed journals, magazines, and news sources with full text journal coverage for nearly all academic areas of study.

Academic Search Complete

This interactive tutorial guides the user through search strategies, databases features, and basics of identifying peer-reviewed and relevant research. The tutorial also includes a final quiz and the ability to print a Certificate of Completion.

The tutorial takes approximately 30 minutes to complete.


Citations and abstracts for peer-reviewed journal articles, books, chapters and essays, dissertations, and more. Select a subject area or search across all subjects. Formerly on the CSA Illumina platform.