The library has databases in most subject areas to help you find articles on a topic. You should be sure to use a database that is appropriate to the subject you are researching. All databases are accessible from the library and most are also accessible from offices and dorms. Instructions for off campus access can be found on the Off Campus Database Access page.
Use the Boolean Operators (AND, OR, NOT) to improve your search results:
Use truncation to improve your search results:
You can also limit your search results to only materials owned by Rockhurst or search for materials from all the other libraries in the Kansas City Cluster.
Use these worksheets to help develop your topic, create keywords and work through catalog or databases searches.