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Writing 001 (Toconis): Finding Databases

Why search in library databases?

The deep web includes databases you can only access with permission (like the databases you can access as a student at UC Merced) and fee-based websites. This video explores why you may want to use them. (Length: ~2:31)

Question: What are some searches that may require you to use the deep web? What are some searches you may be able to answer without the deep web?

Finding Databases

How to find databases at UC Merced. Learn to search for databases and narrow down by database subject area, full-text availability, etc. (Length: ~1:00)

Question: What databases look the most helpful to you?