Last Updated: Jul 1, 2013
- ProQuest is a database that contains millions of articles from magazines, journals, and newspapers.
- Often these articles are ones that are NOT freely available on the internet - you have special access to these because you are a Pierce College student
1) Start at the Pierce College Library website.
2) Click on the ProQuest link in the middle of the page under "Key Databases"
3) If you are off campus, fill in your ID number and last name when prompted.
Questions about how to access databases when you are off campus access?
4) Enter search terms and click the orange SEARCH box. See image below:
5) Narrow your results by type of source (magazine or newspaper or scholarly journal, for example). See image below:
6) Click on an article title to read an abstract (a summary) of the article to see if it is relevant for your research.
7) To read the full text of the article,
- Click on "Full Text" (see image below)