Finding Articles

Find peer-reviewed articles, conference papers, and other scholarly information published in academic journals, newspapers, and magazines.

I have the information for an article, how do I find it?

1. Search for a copy online:

  • Article Finder
    Enter the citation information to find out if the full-text is available.
  • E-Journals
    Search for the journal title to see if the library has an online subscription.

2. If the article is not available online:

How do I find articles on my research topic?

1. Search for articles using research databases:

  • Research Guides
    Listings of the most useful article databases for any subject:
  • Databases
    Research databases are search engines for published research.
  • Getting Started
    The library's guide to finding articles.

2. Once you've located an article you want:

  • Look for the "full text" or "PDF" link in the article record.
  • If full text is not available, click on the "Find It @ Loyola" link (Find It @ Loyola) to search for a copy of the article online, in print, or to order a copy via interlibrary loan.