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Search Basics: Search for Articles by Citations

Short video clips and tips on searching in a variety of databases.

I have the citation, how do I find the article?

Find Articles by the Citation

To search for an article by title or citation:

  1. Click on the Journals tab on the library home page
  2. Enter the title of the journal (or magazine or newspaper) in the search box
    1. If you know the exact title of the journal, select Match Exact Words  from the dropdown menu
  3. This will either:
    1.  List the journal including the date ranges available and the database it is located, or
    2. The journal will not be listed.  If the title is not listed, you can request the journal's article through ILLiad.
  4. Look at the result for a date range that meets your need, for example if you are looking for a current article select the entry that includes the present.
  5. Click on the journal title.  This will take you into the Journal page in the database. 
  6. From search the title of the article within the publication OR you can browse through the specific issue referenced in the citation.