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LIS 461: Data and Algorithms: Ethics and Policy (Summer 2021) : Find Articles

News & Newspaper Databases

Library databases may be accessed from anywhere.  You may need to login using your NetID.

The Libraries subscribe to a number of databases providing access to articles in many newspapers.  

Multi-Subject Databases

Library databases may be accessed from anywhere.  You may need to login using your NetID.

The databases below cover many subjects or disciplines.  The first database, Academic Search Premier, includes a variety of sources including magazine and newspaper articles in addition to scholarly or academic articles.  You can filter your search results by source type to view these different kinds of sources.  Google Scholar includes scholarly journal articles but other kinds of materials too.  JSTOR is a vast full text database covering many disciplines.  In Advanced Search, you can filter by research areas and journals, by choosing a discipline towards the bottom of the page.

Subject-Specific Databases

Library databases may be accessed from anywhere.  You may need to login using your NetID.

Scholars working in disciplines often make their research available as articles in discipline-specific journals. This research literature is made accessible through disciplinary or subject-specific databases.  Below are some databases that will help you explore the ethic or moral, policy and social, and technological aspects of your topics.  

Philosophy

Public Policy/Social Sciences

Communication/Library & Information Studies

Locating Article Databases

The following are different ways to access databases on the Library website for searching for articles: