Find out how to search for scholarly articles within EbscoHost's Academic Search Complete database, as well as other useful tips that will help you become a more efficient researcher. Additional info is available on the Popular vs. Scholarly page.
Look on the left and right of your results for "advanced search" options to help limit or broaden results. Common options include:
Don't forget to evaluate our source. Ask:
Use the operator AND to narrow your search to sources that mention both terms.
This will yield fewer results than using either term on its own.
Use the OR operator to expand your search with additional terms.
This will yield more results than searching for just one term on its own.
Use “QUOTES” strategy to search for a phrase.
Results will match the exact phrase.