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Computer Information Systems - Database Specialist: Searching for Articles in Galileo

Searching Galileo

Using Galileo discover or the specialized computer databases listed below, with any of these search terms: “databases, database administration, database management, Oracle, SQL” brings up literally thousands of hits. 

Note that after you retrieve the initial set of "hits" from your search, which might include literally thousands of titles,  the Refine Results column on the left side of the screen contains several methods of further refining what you're looking for in order to reduce the number of articles to a more relevant and manageable result list. 

  • Full text (not just a summary)
  • Date of publication (if using only current sources is important)
  • Type of publication (check the boxes next to magazines and trade publications)

Specialized Databases

Computer Science Database (ProQuest)

Covers a wide variety of computer topics, including computer networking.

Computer Source

Includes articles containing computer topics information and technology trends.

Science and Technology Collection

Full text articles. Coverage includes computer technology.

Advanced Technologies & Aerospace Database

Coverage includes articles on computers and information technology.


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