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Avoid Paywalls! Keeping Up with Literature in Your Field

Hitting paywalls for scholarly peer reviewed journal articles? Need to know what's new, now? Monitoring multiple journals for the latest scholarship and research in your areas of interest? Find mobile apps, and tips on locating resources provided by unive

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Most resources are interdisciplinary and contain a variety of formats, including streaming video media, peer reviewed articles, popular journals, music, diaries, play scripts, newspapers, reference resources, e-books, conference reports, extensive citation index from Web of Science (Thomson Reuters) and much more.  Where do you start your research?  This list is a good guide for preliminary topic exploration.

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Custom Alerts using Databases

Once you have discovered a search query that produces results, some databases can save the search and email updates when results are added. Schedule personalized research assistance with one of our subject librarians to help save a customized search that will provide on-going updates, as the database receives information matching your criteria or try out saved search alerts directly with a few examples of interdisciplinary resources.