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Scholarly Articles

What is a Database?

A database is a collection of records. The records represent articles, chapters, or documents originally published in journals, magazines, newspapers, books or other sources. Some databases include the full text of the record.

How to find the full text:

1. Use the "Find This Item" button in the database to search all Monmouth College Library resources for the full text. 

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2. If the Article Linker does not lead to full text, you may use the link provided on that same page to place an Interlibrary Loan request. The digital copy of the article will be obtained from another library and emailed to you.

Periodicals: Scholarly vs. Popular

Used with permission of Peabody Library, Vanderbilt University (3:12 length). Retrieved from


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