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Jessie Ball duPont Library

Find Articles

A quick-reference guide to help find scholarly articles.

Find Scholarly Articles

Which scenario describes your situation?

Search by Topic

Use Databases

to find scholarly articles on your topic. Narrow them down by subject dropdown menu at the top.

Alternatively, use TigerSearch Plus Articles to find scholarly articles on your topic. Narrow the search results to academic articles, or even peer-reviewed articles, on the left side.


Search by Journal

Use BrowZine to find a journal by title or by topic. 

Search BrowZine



If you don't find your article in BrowZine, try Journal Finder to find the journal.  (Note: Type the entire title without abbreviations.)

Search: Library Journals


If you know the article title and/or author, but not the journal title, use Google Scholar to find the publication information. 

Popular vs. Scholarly Articles

Popular and Scholarly Articles explained-- ask your librarian for help with these topics

Adapted from Scholarly & Popular Articles by adstarkel. Used under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0.