Since you will have to verify that your sources are scholarly and reputable, it is not a good idea to use Google to find journal articles.
You will be able to spend less time overall on your research if you use databases available from the Cornette Library.
For a major research project, allow at least one week to find articles that are available online.
You will need about one more week to find the articles that are in print or only available via Interlibrary Loan.
Also, after reading the articles you find first, you may discover that you need to find additional articles that are tricky to find. Allow one week minimum.
Learn more about getting started with the Research Process.
Type words in the search box.
Type a phrase in "quotations marks".
Be sure to check the box for Scholarly Articles to search:
This search automatically limits your search to peer-reviewed journals.
Even peer-reviewed journals have content that is not scholarly, such as:
Read more search tips about Discover on the list of PDF tutorials
After a Discover search, you will have many options to improve the list of full-text articles in the search results, such as: