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Education: Finding literature for your studies

Library resources for the School of Education

1. Designing a search strategy

A search strategy helps you to clarify and focus your search so that you are not overwhelmed with irrelevant results.

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2 Types of publications

3. Article Search

The Article Search searches across all of the Library's full text journal subscriptions. 

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4. Accessing Subject Specific Databases

Subject specific databases allow you search a collection of subject specific journals and a range of other scholarly sources so you are focusing your search from the beginning.


Sociology, Social Policy and Social Work

Management (including Accounting, Economics and Finance) 

5. Searching subject specific databases

While most databases search in a similar way, each can have it's own peculiarities.

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Further help and training

Your Subject Librarian will work through any or all of the above elements with you. If you are a student or member of staff at Queen's Management School or the School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work, please contact Norma Menabney via email