1. From LSU's
home page, select "Libraries" (upper left-hand side of page).
2. Select "Indexes and
Databases" (middle of page, under "Electronic Resources").
3. Select number 8 (Infotrac)
on left-hand side of page. Please note that Infotrac is only one
of hundreds of databases at LSU.
Select "connect from on campus" (if off campus, select "off campus" and
then enter 9 digit social security number (without dashes).
Select "General Reference Center Gold."
6. Limit search to full
text documents by clicking box beneath yellow shaded search area.
7. Enter keywords in
yellow shaded search box.
Searching LSU's Databases
Below are 10 samples
of specific keyword searches you might use for the career project (if your
topic were marketing):
marketing and outlook
6. marketing and jobs
marketing and careers
7. marketing and internships
marketing and qualifications
8. marketing and employment
marketing and salary
9. marketing and occupations
marketing and graduates
10. marketing and degree
from LSU's Databases
Methods of retrieval
vary; however, some databases (such as Infotrac) contain full text documents.
This means that rather than searching the shelves of the library, you can
simply locate the article online and then e-mail it to yourself.