Use an index to identify scholarly periodical articles. The steps in the process are:
Choose an index.
Do the search, using keywords or controlled vocabulary or both.
Modify the strategy to improve results, if necessar.
Understand the citations retrieved. Print, save, e-mail, or export them, if desired.
Find the full text of the article in the Library, by following links to full-text or by looking up the journal title in the online catalog and going to the stacks. Full texts may be online, on paper, or on microform.