Guides on the Side


Guides on the Side

Discovering topics and familiarizing yourself with a discipline


Finding popular press and trade periodicals


Finding scholarly journal articles


Finding and requesting books and other sources


Evaluating sources and tracking scholarly conversations


What are these?

The Guide on the Side tools introduce core concepts for the use of academic and scholarly databases and search tools.

Some of these need editing

At this point, most of these Guides are ready for use, but a few are still in the process of revision and editing. If you see a tool that requires further revisions or editing, please use the feedback mechanism on the last slide to let us know!