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T: San Elijo & Live Chat 8:30 - 11:30 am & 4 - 6 pm

W: San Elijo & Live Chat 8:30 am - 1:30 pm

Th: San Elijo & Live Chat 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

sdeineh@miracosta.edu

Live Chat 24/7

Sample chat questions:

  1. Can you help me find information on the health benefits of keto?
  2. Where would I find an evidence-based article about the affects of celery juice on fibromyalgia?
  3. Do my APA citations on my References page and in-text (parenthetical references) look correct?
  4. Are my MLA in-text citations and on my Works Cited page correct?

Research Suggestions

EBSCOhost: All Databases

ScienceDirect

Health & Nutrition Databases

Advanced Google Search

  1. Use quotation marks around 2-3 words to do a phrase search ("effects of keto", "benefits of melatonin")
  2. Add site:gov, site:org, or site:edu to limit your search to specific web domains
  3. You can combine these two strategies ("effects of keto" site:gov)
  4. Use our MLA or APA guides to correctly cite sources, Live Chat for citation help from librarians!

Google Scholar

  1. You can use phrase searching to find scientific journal articles in Google Scholar ("effects of keto")
  2. Use our MLA or APA guides to correctly cite sources, Live Chat for citation help from librarians!
  3. If you get to a pay wall (asking for you to pay) simply request the article (FOR FREE) from the MiraCosta Library. Click on ILL Article Request here: https://library.miracosta.edu/request