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Fullerton College Library

Ethnic Studies 101: Gonzalez/Ream Spring 2018

A course guide designed to assist students enrolled in Prof. Gonzalez' ETHS 101 course during Spring 2018.

Using Subject Terms

Subject terms are standardized words and phrases chosen by systems like the FC Library Catalog and Databases to group and classify books, articles and other forms of information into similar subjects. This organizational structure allows users to effectively retrieve information in a very focused, accurate way.

Below are some Subject Terms that will assist you with searching for information in Ethnic Studies 101. Try combining the Subject Terms below with other keywords and phrases that might match your topic

Using Subject Terms in Library Databases (Academic Search Complete)

From EBSCOhost Academic Search Complete

Crimes Against African Americans

Chicano movement

Chinese American Women

How to Search by Subject Terms in Academic Search Complete

Click on the Subject Terms menu option to get started

Enter your search term(s)

Select the search term(s) that best matches your research topic

Use the add button to add search terms to your search

Add your selected subject terms to the search box.