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Kahn – TA/ENG 127 Online Research Tools The OWL The Purdue University Online Writing Lab,  http://owl.english.purdue.edu/ The Purdue OWL offers over 200 free resources including MLA style guides, as well as information and tools to learn grammar and mechanics, English as a second language, job search and professional writing, and much more. SJSU LIBRARY Navigating online resources Academic Gateway: http://www.sjlibrary.org/gateways/academic/ How to find a scholarly article from the SJSU library website: 1. From the Academic Gateway, click on the link for “Articles and Databases.” 2. Choose a database from the A-Z list, the General Subjects List, or the SJSU Research Topics list. (When in doubt, choose Academic Search Premiere.) 3. From the “search” page, type some search terms. Make sure you check the box that says “Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) Journals.” 4. Browse articles until you find something that’s interesting to you. Export the reference to RefWorks. Other ways to search for scholarly articles: Scholarly journals normally limit access to their online articles to subscribers, who may be individuals or institutions. As a student at San Jose State University, you have access to the journals and indexes that SJSU
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