Help for CSULA Library Catalog - Journals Search

Library Catalog - Journals Search Help

Search all Library collections by Keyword/Subject, Title, Author, Library of Congress Heading or Call Number.Search multiple words/phrases with limiters.Locate print and online periodicals (journals, magazines and newspapers)Locate course materials on reserve at the Loan DeskSearch Help

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  SEARCH EXAMPLES: Title  |  Keyword

Search Method Input Search Terms Search Examples
TITLE Search the beginning of a journal, magazine or newspaper name. Omit leading "A", "An", "The". Type in a single letter to do an alphabetical search.
journal of abnormal child psychology
rolling stone
los angeles times
KEYWORDS Search any word(s) or part of a word in the name of a journal, magazine or newspaper. Multiple words are searched with a default "and" operator.

[NOTE: Keyword searches typically retrieve more accurate results than title searches. We recommend that you try keyword searching if title searches do not yield search result.]
INPUT: "psychology child"
System seaches this as "psychology and child" and retrieves all available print and online journals with these two keywords, for example:
Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology
Journal of child psychology and psychiatry

INPUT: "political"
System seaches this as "political" and retrieves all available print and online journals with the word "political" anywhere in it's name, for example:
Asian Political News
Journal of Political & Military Sociology