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CI 5314: Human Growth & Development II: Finding Articles

Human Growth & Development II

Search Tips

Search by keywords/phrases and use Boolean searching. What's Boolean? 

AND: "academic achievement" AND adolescen*

OR:  "young adult*" OR teen*  

Using "Quotation Marks" searches words as a phrase, "young adult"

Limit search results by Date and Peer-Reviewed journals.   

Truncation searches variations of a word. The symbol used is asterisk *

ADOLESCEN* will retrieve: adolescent, adolescents, adolescence, etc.   

Check Subject terms to see if there are any synonym terms to consider.

Searching for Full Text

If you come across a citation to an article and you'd like to track down its full text, follow the steps below:

Periodical List: Enter "Journal Title"


The example below shows that The Journal of Continuing Higher Education is accessible in print/microform as well as online. The entry also shows coverage dates to indicate which years are accessible.