Answered By: Lynn VanLeer Last Updated: May 25, 2017 Views: 1244
Tip: Encyclopedias can be a good way to begin your research if you are unfamiliar with a term or concept. They can also be very helpful for discovering theories and theorists related to a topic.
Here are the steps to find encyclopedias:
1. Click the Search & Find tab on the Library home page:
2. Click the tab on the left for Encyclopedias & Handbooks.
3. You are now on a search screen with three options, one for each of our encyclopedia collections:
- SAGE Knowledge (formerly SAGE Encyclopedias)
- SAGE Research Methods Online
- Gale Virtual Reference Library
4. Click on the option you want, and use keywords to find encyclopedia entries on a term or concept.
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