Research Guide for

HLTH 1106 Drug Use and Abuse (Carow Schiebe)


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Combined Search & Databases List

Research Reminders

  • Spend time thinking about your topic and brainstorming related words and synonyms.
  • Research is a process. You probably won’t find everything you need on the first try. You may have to try several of these databases and search options mentioned above to find all the information you need.
  • If you can’t find much on your topic, try different keywords or a new database.
  • If you have questions about keywords or which databases to use, ask a librarian!
The following videos also contain tips and tricks for navigating your research.

Picking Your Topic IS Research! (North Carolina State University Library)

Choosing and Using Keywords (PfauLibrary)

Ask a Librarian

Access Databases from Off Campus

Cite Your Sources (APA)