Library Resources for Public, Nonprofit and Health Administration: Databases

A guide to library resources and websites.

How to find articles

Databases allow you to look for articles. Databases usually have citations (information about an article such as the title, author, name of the journal or magazine the article appeared in, volume and issue, date, and pages) and sometimes they will also contain an abstract, or summary, of the article.

Databases also often have information about other types of resources - books, essays or chapters, government documents, etc.

Some databases will also have the articles themselves (the full text of the article). When that happens, you will see a link to an HTML or PDF document. If you do not see a link, click on Get it at GVSUthe "Get it at GVSU" button.

Writing a Literature Review?

What is a literature review and how to write one.

What is a literature review? A video.

GVSU Library Book Titles:

The Literature Review: A Step-by-step Guide for Students

The Literature Review: Six Steps to Success

Writing an Annotated Bibliography?

Key Databases

Consider trying the databases below or exploring an alphabetical listing of GVSU databases. Or, if you think your topic would also fit within another discipline, take a look at our subject resource pages and explore from there.

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Streaming Video Databases

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