Dictionaries and encyclopedias are a good starting points for background information when researching a topic.
Journal articles often provide the most current and authoritative research on a topic. You can search databases on your chosen topic and locate full-text articles, abstracts of articles or citations. A comprehensive listing of databases is provided on the main e-Resources page
How does Hot Articles work?
Hot Articles is a mini window that goes on a web page and shows popular articles in broad subject areas (as defined by ExLibris). In each subject area, bX Hot Articles displays a list of up to ten articles and is based on selections made by millions of researchers from thousands of academic institutions around the world. Note: This list is updated once a month.