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4) Find Journal Articles: ProQuest Databases

A University of Lethbridge Library guide to finding journal articles.

List of Databases

Below is a complete list of the ProQuest databases to which the University of Lethbridge Library currently subscribes. The subject scope of each database is included under the title. For a brief description of each ProQuest database available through the library, click here.

Introduction to ProQuest Databases

The University of Lethbridge Library subscribes to many databases through ProQuest. They have different content, but the way you use them all is much the same. Watch the following video for a brief introductory tutorial on performing advanced searches in ProQuest databases. For a list of databases we subscribe to, see the list on the left.

Video credit: ProQuest Platform Training

Accessing ProQuest Databases

The best way to access all databases at the University of Lethbridge Library, including ProQuest databases, is through the "Find Articles" tab on the library's homepage. First select the "Find Articles" tab, then click on either "Databases by Subject" or "By Title." If you already know the name of the database you want to use, it is easiest to search for it by title. If, however, you only know the subject or topic you want to research, it is best to search for an appropriate database by subject.

Suppose you know that you're looking for the business research database ABI/INFORM Global. When you click on "By Title," the page below is displayed. You can either scroll down to the database you're interested in or navigate to it through the letter links above the list. When you've found the database, click on the name to open it. Click on "[more]" to learn about the database.

Once you've clicked on a database, you'll be directed to its advanced search page. The database name is indicated in orange at the top of the page, beside the ProQuest logo.

For more information on searching databases and advanced search techniques, see our Search Tips section.

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