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Database Exercise

Review the database descriptions at the bottom of this page and then select the appropriate database for each of the two research topics described. Watch for feedback in the box below right.

1. Stem cell research

a. EBSCO Academic Search Premier
b. MLA international bibliography
c. LEXIS-NEXIS academic universe
d. None of the above

2. Information about the British automotive industry?

a. EBSCO Academic Search Premier
b. MLA international bibliography
c. LEXIS-NEXIS academic universe
d. None of the above

a. EBSCO Academic Search Premier

b. MLA international bibliography

c. LEXIS-NEXIS Academic

Journal, magazine, and newspaper articles, many full text online, in nearly every area of academic study including: computer sciences, engineering, physics, chemistry, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, ethnic studies, and many more.

Books and articles on the modern languages and literatures.Online version contains bibliographic records pertaining to literature, language, linguistics, and folklore, and includes coverage from 1963 to the present.

Extensive array of full-text news (newspapers, wire services, transcripts and newsletters, U.S. and international), business literature, industry and company information, legal, biographical, and reference resources.

 

 

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