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Ezra's Research Diary: Tried and True Strategies for Effective Undergraduate Research: Step 2. Identify Databases, Journals, & Search Engines

This library guide is designed to help students understand the overall process of undergraduate research at Cornell.

Step 2. Identify Databases, Journals, & Search Engines

Step 2. Identify a few databases, journals, and search engines that will provide relevant search results

  • You can browse the library databases by subject or by name
  • Take advantage of the many Library Guides that have been developed by Cornell librarians. These can serve as subject-specific pathfinders to get you started.
  • Consider using a variety of academic and/or commerical search engines other than Google