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Search for Journal Articles

When researching a specific topic or clinical question, search the databases.

Locating Materials in Search It

Using the Search It Catalog

In Search It, you can look for articles, physical books, and ebooks in the library collection. It is recommended to use Search It for books and ebooks, but not for articles. It isn’t updated as frequently as databases like PubMed and it doesn’t offer as many filters. So for articles, it’s better locate them within the literature databases. 

screenshot of Search It home

Basic Search

You can use the basic search function and type in the title or title keywords for the item that you are looking for.

screenshot of Search It with "Atlas of Human Anatomy" in search bar

Advanced Search

You can also use the advanced search function, which lets you enter multiple fields and limit by the material type, language, and publication date.

screenshot of Search It advanced search narrowed by eBooks

Locating an Item in Search It

Once you see the item that you are looking for in the results list, you can select the title to retrieve the full-text version of the item.

screenshot of search results for "Atlas of Human Anatomy" with arrow pointing to first result

Accessing an Item in Search It

Select the link under "Access Options" to access the item. You may need to sign in with your WSU Network ID and password first.

screenshot of record for "Atlas of Human Anatomy" with arrow pointing to access link

Citation Tool

Under the "Send to" box, you can select "Cite This Item" to reveal a citation for the item in APA, Chicago, Harvard, or MLA format. Be sure to double-check the accuracy of the citation before using it.

screenshot of "Send To" menu options with "Cite this item" selected

Permalink Tool

Under the "Send to" box, you can select "Permalink" to reveal a consistent URL for the item. You can use this to retrieve the item at a later time or to share it with others.

screenshot of "Send To" menu options with "Permalink" selected

Access Problems in Search It

If something is not working for you in Search It and you need help, you can report your problem by going to the Search It homepage and selecting “Report an Access Problem”. 

screenshot of Search It home with "Report an Access Problem" link outlined

Access Problem in Search It

Complete the form in as much detail as possible and select "Submit" at the bottom of the page. The Libraries Systems Office will respond as soon as they can.

screenshot of Online Access Issues form

Locating Proceedings

WSU Libraries, PO Box 645610, Washington State University, Pullman WA 99164-5610, 509-335-9671, Contact Us