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ENG-210: eBooks, Online Dating & Social Media

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Find articles - search terms to try

Try these PRIMARY search terms to find articles in the databases:

  • digital age, facebook, internet, internet addiction, online social networks, social media, twitter

Try these SECONDARY search terms to find articles in the databases:

  • communication, desocializ*, diminish*, disassociat*, disconnect*, disorient*, family, friends, interpersonal relations, intimacy, psychological aspects, relationship quality, social aspects, social interaction, social skills

Librarians' top pick - EBSCOhost databases

Selecting and searching EBSCOhost databases - Steps:

  1. From the EBSCOhost main menu, checkmark the box next to each database that would be relevant to your specific theme.  Suggested databases to search simultaneously: Academic Search Complete, MasterFILE PremierCommunication & Mass Media Complete, Psychology & Behavioral Sciences CollectionSocINDEX with Full Text.
  2. After selecting the databases you wish to search, click on the Continue button on the top or bottom of the screen.
  3. When the Advanced Search screen appears, type in your search terms.
  4. You can also limit your search to Full Text articles only and enter a publication date range.