Answered By: Library Reference
Last Updated: May 13, 2016     Views: 36

Accessing the database:

  1. Go to the database page: http://pgcc.libguides.com/databases
  2. In the Databases by Subject box (at the top), click Social Sciences
  3. We have one social science database, Social Sciences Journals, click on the name to access the database
  4. Once in the database, you can enter your keywords or search terms in the search box at the top

TO LIMIT to peer reviewed:

  1. There are two checkboxes under the search box: one is for full-text, the other for peer-reviewed 
  2. Click on the peer-reviewed checkbox to limit your results

This video tutorial shows how to limit searches in ProQuest (the Social Science Journals database has the same layout): https://youtu.be/_PG3417xfmM?t=31s

Hope that helps!
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