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ECON 342: Economies of Gender: Finding Articles

Dr. Hilarie Lieb offers this course Spring 2019.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar Search

Accessing Full Text

Some article databases provide full text while most only provide references to articles.

Look out for the purple "Find it @ NU" button among your database search results.

Click on the button to see if Northwestern provides full text access to the article via one of our electronic journal packages.

Searching with Keywords

This video will show you how to take all the words associated with your topic and help you turn them into sources for your paper.

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Can't Find It @NUL?

For materials that are not available via Northwestern, or books that are checked out by someone else, you can submit an interlibrary loan request to have a copy of the item sent here.  Articles are sent in digital format and arrive more quickly than books, which are delivered by mail/delivery services;  average time to receive a book request is 5-10 days.

If time is tight and you are willing to travel to another library in the Chicagoland area, take advantage of our Reciprocal Borrowing agreements with the University of Chicago,  Loyola University of Chicago, and University of Illinois Chicago.

Feel free to suggest a purchase, too!

Economics

Multidisciplinary Databases

Journal of Economic Perspectives

Professor Lieb recommends the Journal of Economic Perspectives (1987-present) as a good resource for undergraduate economics researchers. 

Other Subjects