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Assistance with assignment to locate journal articles

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If you have trouble, try resetting your Passport pin, sending an email to HelpDeskRequests@polk.edu, or calling the Help Desk at 863.292.3652

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Catalog and Database Search

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Education Databases

The following Library databases contain journals and scholarly articles focused on all aspects of education, from early childhood to higher education. These databases may look slightly different but generally have the same features.

Finding an Education Article

Below is an example of searching in the Education Source database. Since this is already an education database, you don't have to use that word in your search.  

Notice that the boxes are checked for Full-Text and articles. That way, the search results will only include complete articles. Checking the box for Peer-Reviewed will ensure that you only see peer-reviewed, professional journals.


 

sample search education source

 


Look at the sample results below.  (Your search will reveal similar results.)  

It indicates the author and title of the article.   Select the Full Text or the PDF icon to view the entire article.

 

multiculturalism results

 


The image below shows the Tools menu which can be found on the right side of the page when viewing an article. 

You may print or email the article. You can also download the PDF.  The Cite feature will generate a citation for you. 

 

database tools

Sample citation: Harrison, J., Krull, E., & LeRiche, L. (2021). Discipline in a multicultural classroom: A case study. Education Research & Perspectives48(1), 81–89.

 

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