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Search Discover Local for Journals (Primary 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 a journal on the topic of Eugenics)





Why Search for Journals as Primary Sources using Discover Local?

  • You may want to learn about available publications  
  • You may want to browse multiple issues of an early scientific journal to get a sense of how science was practiced in a particular place and time.
  • You may want to view a known article (and go directly to the the journal volume/issue to view it) 

Find Journals using Journal Search Page

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

EXAMPLE SEARCH (journals with "Mechanics Journal" in title)

Select Medical Journals from Claire Curry's Medicine & Health Research Guide