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English 1101 (Spears): How to use Galileo

This guide is designed to assist students with a research paper on an event that occurred during the year of his or her birth.

What is GALILEO?

GALILEO stands for:

GeorgiA LIbrary LEarning Online, an initiative of the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia. GALILEO is an online library portal to authoritative, subscription-only information that isn’t available through free search engines or Web directories. Participating institutions may access over 100 databases indexing thousands of periodicals and scholarly journals. Over 10,000 journal titles are provided in full-text. Other resources include encyclopedias, business directories, and government publications.

--http://about.galileo.usg.edu/

GALILEO Libguides has taken all resources available through GALILEO, and sorted them into easy to navigate guides which are then separated into thirteen subject guides.

Use this portal to quickly find resources for your research.  

 

GALILEO FAQ page

GALILEO Tips and Tutorials

Four GALILEO search tips

Saving Research in GALILEO Databases

How do I find scholarly, peer-reviewed articles?

Scholarly, peer-reviewed articles are oftentimes required by professors in academic research.  This brief tutorial gives you step-by-step instructions on how and where to find them.

Finding the Right Database in GALILEO Search