Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Writing 001 (Winek)

Academic Writing

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

Discover how to find databases for your research using our A-Z Databases listing. (1:20)