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* Information Communication Technology: Databases

ICT encompasses all rapidly emerging, evolving and converging computer, software, networking, telecommunications, Internet, programming, and information systems technologies.

Databases

Listed below are several databases to aid you in your research process.

Primary Databases

Listed below are several databases to help you get started with your research, though you'll want to consult others based upon your topic. Keep in mind that you can also look through all database subscriptions at UK to find others that may be helpful.

Academic Search Complete Search Results

While this clickable image is focused on Academic Search Complete, the search results you'll in other EBSCOhost databases will look quite similar. The image below provides pop-ups explaining important elements of your search results.

 

Academic Search Complete Search Results

 

Finding a Known Item

What if you are asked to find a specific article for class? This 90 second video will detail how to find a specific article and a specific book at UK Libraries.

How to Get Full-Text

When searching for journal articles, you will notice the View Now button on many of your search results. Clicking on the View Now button will lead you to links for the full-text of the article or let you know that we do not have electronic full-text for that article.

If the full-text is not available, you can search InfoKat Discovery for a hardcopy of the article or request an interlibrary loan (ILL), if needed.

Frequently Asked Questions about View Now

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Google Scholar

It's a great idea to check Google Scholar along with other databases. Follow these instructions to connect Google Scholar results to UK's full text holdings.