Academic Search Premier (Field Searching)
Journal Database -- Academic Search Premier library.plymouth.edu
Find an empirical study on autism AND "vaccination of children."
There are other important limiters available on many databases.
- Go to the library homepage
- Select Databases
- Select Academic Search Premier
- Search using the AND Boolean operator:
"vaccination of children"
- Use the limiters on the left side of the screen to find a
Full-Text article that is also
from a Scholarly or Peer Reviewed journal
- email the article and citation to yourself
Look at the abstract for the study you find. Does it indicate empirical research? Some easy ways to be sure you have an empirical study is to look for personal pronouns, e.g. "our study showed..." or look for the words "this study.'