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While searching in a database, look for the icon. A new window will open, showing one of two possibilities:
Full text online -- takes you straight to the full-text of the article - yay!
No full text online --the Article Linker screen appears with this message: "Sorry, no online full-text holdings were found."
Even if we don't have access to the full text online, you can usually still get the article you need! Just follow these steps:
As you work on your speeches, this guide is here to help.
If you are unfamiliar with your topic, you can probably find an overview in one of these resources (it's a good idea to know a little something* about the topic before you look for books and scholarly journal articles):
* 1-min rule: You can talk about your topic for 1 minute uninterrupted, without consulting outside sources or repeating yourself.
A great place to find a little bit of everything.
Check out the following library resources for pro/con perspectives and hot topics.