How to search a database
Enter search terms (keywords, descriptors, author, or title).
Note: Some databases offer an online thesaurus, general index, or Scripture index for identifying appropriate terms.
For assistance with search strategy:
Contact the Reference Desk at (423) 614-8562.
Gale Database App
How to select a database
1. On campus. Login into your student account (or) checkout a guest pass from the Circulation Desk.
Off campus. Go to step #2
2. Go to Library’s homepage
3. Click "Databases" link, then a subject area.
4. Click a database.
5. On campus. Begin search.
Off campus. Login. (Off-campus database use is limited to faculty, staff, and students. To login, enter this semester's database username and password.)
For solutions to problems opening a database, see How to Access Databases or contact the Reference Desk at (423) 614-8562.