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Quantitative and Qualitative Articles

To find quantitative or qualitative articles use a methodology term as one of your keywords.

For example - inclusion AND college AND phenomenological

Possible keywords include the type of study, data analysis type, or terminology used to describe the results.

Example quantitative keywords Example qualitative keywords
  • data
  • case study
  • experiment
  • ethnographic
  • statistical
  • interview
  • quantitative
  • narrative
  • variable
  • phenomenological
  • T-test
  • content analysis
  • ANOVA
  • focus group
  • pretest
  • observational
  • distribution
  • qualitative

What is a Database?

View this helpful video, Article Databases in Five Minutes, created by NCSU libraries. It provides an overview of article databases and key features for searching article databases effectively.

A-Z Databases List

Publication Finder: Find Journals Online

Need to know if we have an online subscription to a particular journal? Try conducting a title search in our Publication Finder, which provides access to all of our electronic journal subscriptions. Publication Finder also allows you to browse by discipline.

Publication Finder Screenshot