Environmental Science

Research/resource guide for students of ENV S 194 and ENV S 204, or those researching papers with environmental topics

Academic Search (Ebsco)

Sample Search Academic Search Complete

To search for a publication using the Academic Search Complete database, start by clicking the Academic Search Complete link below and then clicking Publications:


Find articles from "Scientific American" using Academic Search Complete


  The screenshots below show how to find articles in specific publications (such as Nature):  


1. Starting at our homepage, select  Databases by Subject and then click on Academic Search Complete  located in the right hand column. (You may have to enter your student ID number to log-in.) Select the "Publications" tab:



2. Below the blue "Publications" bar, enter a journal title and click "Browse"

3. After you click the name of the journal, you will be shown this page.  Click 'Search within this publication'.

4. Search within the publication using your keywords,  and retrieve relevant articles


Jump start your research: Keep trying different keywords and combinations until you find what you need. Trying different keywords is a powerful way to discover the best sources for your research!