Finding Journal Articles: a guide for Education students


Worksheet to help students through the process of devising an effective database searching strategy. Based on an equivalent version originally produced by the Health Care Librarians for Health Care students. (Originally called Devising an effective database search strategy.) This is also available from the Education Subject Help pages on the Library web site ( under Guides, handouts, tutorials and other help.

Links to resources


Frequently given out at teaching sessions and also used with students at the Library Helpdesk. Also available from the Education Subject Help Web pages on the Library Web site.

Teaching subject area

Early Years/Early Childhood Studies, Education


literature_searching information_literacy

Date produced


Faculty or department

Directorate of Learning Resources\Library

Graduate attributes

Research literacy, Digital and information literacy


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