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Find Articles

To find articles, you will need to search in databases. Databases are simply collections of data. Data  included in library databases are  records of articles, books, government documents, etc. that have been organized in such a way that you can easily search and find items of interest. Please note: The Library's subscription databases are only available to Knox College students, faculty and staff.

Choose the right database:

A-Z list of online resources, including article databases
Article databases listed by subject area

Guides to using databases:

Using EbscoHost (pdf)
Using JSTOR (pdf)
Using LexisNexis (pdf)
Printing documents from ProQuest Historical Newspapers databases

Find out if the Library has a subscription to an online journal:  


View a help video or pdf document about finding full text articles online.

You can also find online journals by subject area.

You can get more detailed help for finding articles by viewing research guides for specific courses or for specific disciplines.