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Database Information

"With the General Science Collection, researchers can stay current with the latest scientific developments in particle physics, advanced mathematics, nanotechnology, geology and hundreds of other areas. Updated daily, the General Science Collection includes more than 1.6 million articles to satisfy almost every scientific inquiry." -- Gale Website


Features
Indexes more than 200 scientific journals
Titles include American Scientist, BioScience, Geographical Review, National Geographic, Nature, and more


Search Operators
Connectors: AND, OR, NOT
Wildcards: * = one or more characters (e.g. comput*), ? = exactly one character (e.g. wom?n)
Proximity: <search term> N# <search term> = search terms must be specified number (#) or fewer words apart


Database Access

General Science Collection


Using Gale's PowerSearch - Basic Search
Demonstrates how to use the Basic Search options in Gale Databases.

 
 

Using Gale's PowerSearch - Advanced Search
Demonstrates how to use the Advanced Search options in Gale Databases.

 
 

Introduction to Databases
Explains why you should use databases when conducting academic research.