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Business & Marketing Education: Find Articles

Best Bets: Databases for Career & Technical Education Research

Find the Full Text

When the full text of an article is not available in the database you are searching, use View It or  Find It button  to determine whether Andersen Library patrons have access to it via a different database or inter-library loan (ILLiad). Here's how:

watch a brief tutorialHow to Use Find It: Step by Step

Use the Journals search to find out whether we have access to a particular journal or magazine:

screenshot of journal search button

Search Tips (Education Examples)

Phrase Searching: Use " " quotation marks around common phrases or concepts.

  •  "English language learners"


  • diversity AND education

Truncation / Wild Card! Add an asterisk * to the root of a word to search additional forms of the word. (Some databases use a question mark.)

  • ELL*    (This will search both ELL and ELL's) 
  • child*  (This will search child, children, childhood, childish, and so forth.)
  • "young adult*"  (You may use a wild card within a phrase.)


  • emotional OR behavioral
  • "young adult*" OR teen*
  • ELL OR "English Language Learner"

Combinations: Use parenthesis to nest similar terms

  • (emotional OR behavioral) AND disorders
  • ("young adult*" OR teen*) AND "learning disabilities"