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Writing 130 (Ocena): Limiters

Topics in Professional Writing

What are limiters?

Databases have filters to help you limit your search results by date, type of article, language, geography, etc.

Limit by Date

In Academic Search Complete

Use the Publication Date limiter in your results list to narrow to articles from specific years.

Limit by Article Type

In Academic Search Complete

Use the Source Types limiter in your results list to narrow to magazine, newspaper, and/or trade articles.

In Academic Search Complete

Check the Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) Journals limiter to narrow results to peer-reviewed articles.