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HUM 101: Exploring Middle Eastern Culture in Context (Dr. Courtney Dorroll)

How to Read a Scholarly Article

Finding Journal Articles

To find articles from a specific journal, choose the "Database and Journal Finder" tab from the main search box on the library homepage. In the second box, type in the title of your journal and press search.

The tab Database and Journal Finder on the library homepage is highlighted. The journal title is typed into the second box in the tab.

 

 

On the catalog page, choose one of the database links to go to your journal. Pay special attention to the dates of coverage at each link.

The journal search results page is pictured, with the two databases the journal is found in highlighted.

 

 

 

Use the search boxes on the journal pages to search for topics you're interested in. Make sure that you are searching just in your journal, not in the whole database.

On Cambridge University Press's website, the search box for the International Journal of Middle East Studies is highlighted.

 

On JSTOR, the search box for the International Journal of Middle East Studies is highlighted.