Articles & Books searches much of the library's content in a single search. It's a great place to start!
Other helpful Research Guides:
Once you have one (or more) useful article on a topic, use the references at the end of article to find more sources on your topic using our Citation Search tool. This helps you see what was written previous to your current article, often called citing backward.
Use Google Scholar to see who has cited your article after it was published. This helps you see what has been written after your article was published, citing forward.
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Use quotation marks around phrases: "interstellar travel"
Use the asterisk to search for a word with different endings: human* (finds humans, humanity, etc.)
Use AND between concepts if both must be present: translate AND signal
Use OR if either term is ok: extraterrestrial OR alien OR "unidentified flying object" OR ufo