What is the best source to use for my research?
Wondering which database to use?
That depends on what you want to find. Knowing what you are looking for can help you choose a good database for your search.
Try one of these databases for general information about your topic including how your topic has been addressed by historians.
Looking for primary sources related to your topic? Do you need that first-hand evidence or original document? Try one of these databases:
Library Databases - The Used Car Salesman (:36 seconds)
Courtesy BYU Library
Magazine and journal articles are found using an online tool called a database. Basically, a database acts like an online file cabinet containing many different resources that relate to each other by their subject or topic.
Search the databases to find articles from both scholarly and popular sources.
Remember: When off campus, you must login with your Web Advisor username and password to access a database through TCC libraries.