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Search Discover Local for Journals (Secondary Sources)

To search for Journals using Discover Local, enter search terms for topic or title in top search box; narrow to Materials field to Journals.

 

EXAMPLE SEARCH (for journals focusing on history of science in Asia)

SEARCH RESULTS

Tips for Searching for Journals (Secondary Sources)

WHY SEARCH FOR SECONDARY SOURCE JOURNALS USING DISCOVER LOCAL? 

  • You may want to get an idea of what publications are available
  • You may want to access the journal site to browse several issues to learn about its focus and content
  • You may want to view a known article (and go directly to the the journal volume/issue to view it)

For additional tips see Finding Journals by History Librarian Laurie Scrivener

Search using Journals Search Page

You can also search for journals using the Journal Search Page on the OU Libraries web site.

EXAMPLE SEARCH (history of medicine journals)