Finding Journal Articles - a guide for Education students


Database searching worksheet to walk students through the process of building an effective database search strategy and finding relevant journal articles. Written for Education students, but could easily be adapted for other subject areas.

Links to resources


Often used with students one-to-one at the Helpdesk and emailed to students who ask for help finding journal articles, as well as given out in teaching sessions involving hands-on and referred to in lectures.

Teaching subject area

Early Years/Early Childhood Studies, Education


information_literacy databases searching

Date produced


Faculty or department

Directorate of Learning Resources\Library

Graduate attributes

Research literacy, Digital and information literacy


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  • Owner: Hazel Rothera
  • Collection: OER
  • Version: 1 (show all)
  • Status: Live