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Articles on similar topics are collected into journals, which are collected into databases.
Academic articles are good resources because:
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See Databases A-Z to search for databases. Most databases are paid for by the library, but some are freely available to all.
Browsing or searching journals is useful when you already have a specific topic/focus for your research. For example, if you are researching slavery you might want to take a look at the journal titled Civil War History.
Using the Find Information drop down menu on the Library's homepage:
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This section includes websites containing online journals and other articles that pertain to the Middle East. Some of these sites may also be listed under the "Find Reliable Websites" tab or the "Find News Sources" tab.