Search Tools Identified
The following is a quick list of research tools that can be used to find various types and formats of information. Across the top are pages that contain additional information on what they tools are and how they work.
To find print and electronic books try:
- Stewart Library Catalog
Horizon is the online public access catalog (IPAC) for Weber State University.
- Other Library Catalogs
Library Catalogs on Stewart Library's web site links to local, regional, and world library catalogs.
To find popular magazine articles or scholarly journal articles using library subscription databases try:
- Article Databases
Direct links to subscribed and freely available research databases (see Article Databases)
To find scholarly journal articles using freely available web databases try:
- Google Scholar
Google Scholar search engine provides a way to search professional literature: peer-reviewed papers, books, thesis, abstracts and articles.
To find general web sites try:
To help you get started with your research try:
- Stewart Library Guides
Subject and course guides help start your research, formulate a research strategy for a topic, and find information about print and electronic resources.