Did you know that you can get to almost all library resources, including journal articles, even if you aren't on campus? Just go through the LHL web site at https://library.uab.edu/locations/lister-hill. If you are off campus you will be prompted to enter your Blazer ID and password.
Find an article and want to read the full text? Look for the Full Text@UAB Libraries button:
When you find a citation or reference to a specific article, Full Text@UAB Libraries supplies the best available path to the content:
See more help on using Full Text@UAB Libraries.
Remember: Don't pay for the full text of articles you find on Google...check to see if the library has it! See how to set your preferences in Google Scholar to show UAB Libraries holdings.
These 2 videos demonstrates how to use the features of the LHL homepage. If you cannot view the videos, click here. Use the icons below the screen to increase the quality or watch in full screen view.
Brainstorm possible search terms
Build search statements using AND, OR, and sometimes, NOT
Choose appropriate resources
Keep a log of your search process
Use Help links in databases
Ask a Librarian if you get stuck!