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Canadian Business & Current Affairs (CBCA)
Provides access to Canadian academic journals, newspapers, magazines and reports on topics ranging from business, current events, public policy, health, culture, and more.
Includes articles from the journals: Current Anthropology, American Ethnologist, Annual Review of Anthropology, and more.
Academic Search Complete
A multidisciplinary database that includes articles from numerous anthropology journals.
Remember that you will need to use keywords, not full sentences, when searching the databases
Start out simple. Search using one of the main concepts (keywords) you identified
Use quotation marks to search for an exact phrase, but do not put quotation marks around your entire search.
If you get
too few results, use OR to broaden your search and to include related keywords. These could be broader, narrower, related terms or synonyms
If you still get too few results, try searching in a different database
If you get
too many results, you will need to add in keywords representing your second concept using AND to narrow your search.
Understanding Scholarly Articles
Video: Academic Search Complete
Watch the video below to learn how to search Academic Search Complete.
University of British Columbia. (2015, July 15). Academic Search Complete. [Video file]. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com /watch?v= EEdCwq9H0LM.