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COM 110 - Lechner: Finding Resources

Databases to Use

These are the best databases for you to use for your assignment.  When off campus, you will need to log in with your Blackboard user name and password.

As you are searching, remember to use subjects put together with the word AND like this:

emotional intelligence AND interpersonal relationships

listening AND productivity

Use the following phrases:

interpersonal relationships


workplace relationships


verbal communication

Boolean Searching Basics Video

The following video explains boolean searching, or how to use the common operators "AND," "OR" and "NOT" to limit your searches within library databases.

Cushion, K. (2011, July 7). Boolean Searching Basics. Retrieved from

If you can't access the video, copy and paste this link into your browser: