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Start Your Research - A Self-Guided Tutorial

A tutorial to take you through the research process.

5 - Access

How Do I Choose a Database?

Choosing from all the databases available at IUPUI University Library can be daunting. Here are a few quick tips:

  • Not sure where to start? Try
  • Use Subject Guides to explore and find databases with articles relevant to your research
    • Hint: Look for phrases like “Most Popular”, “Frequently Used Databases”, or “Useful Resources.”
  • Ask a Librarian