Journals are regular scholarly publications which contain articles on specific subjects.
They are important in academic research for a number of reasons:
There are two main ways to search for journal articles:
Research databases contain:
Search for journal articles using the library website: http://library.lincoln.ac.uk
Help with searching for journal articles:
You can refine your results by:
You can also add additional keywords (e.g. armed forces) to the search box but, be aware that you will need to re-select your refine your search again from the options to the left of the screen.
When you have found an article that you are interested in:
If you have a reference to a journal article, see if it is available in full-text electronically by searching for the title of the journal (not the article) on the Electronic Journals A-to-Z
A good way of keeping up-to-date with current research is to subscribe to alerts from your favourite journals. A selection of recent articles from Human Resource Management: International Digest:
To search for one of the journals below please use the Electronic journals A-Z and type in the title: