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CAL 103: Writing and Communication

This guide will help CAL 103 students get started with their research.

Scholarly, Trade, and Popular Articles

Look for your topic in these Library databases for a variety of material, including academic research articles, trade publications, and popular sources.

Make your search more effective with the tips and tricks on the Database Search Help tab.

Best Bet

The Librarians recommend that you definitely try Academic Search Premier as it is broad in scope and includes a wide variety of material to use in your research.

These are also great for Broad-Topic Searching

News and Newspapers

While you'll find newspaper articles in some of the databases listed above, the databases included here are focused on newspapers and so will give you a better result when that's what you want.

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