A journal is a scholarly publication containing articles written by researchers, academics and other experts. Journals focus on a specific discipline or field of study
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. Google Scholar helps you find relevant work across the world of scholarly research.
Journal literature supplements the information you find in books.
Follow the guide on how to find journal literature.
For example from the Database A-Z choose the following databases:
Art Source™covers a broad range of related subjects, from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design. Providing over 600 full-text journals, more than 220 full-text books, and a collection of over 63,0000 images, it is designed for use by a diverse audience, including art scholars, artists, designers, students and general researchers.
Art Source was developed from a merger of high-quality databases from EBSCO Publishing and H.W. Wilson, and includes many unique sources that were never previously available. This database offers detailed indexing and abstracts for an international array of journals, books, podcasts and more.
To find out if we have a particular journal title on PRIMO
UKZN Library offers an Interlibrary loan (ILL) facility through which journals can be borrowed from other libraries in the country if available. Copies of journal articles may be requested and if it cannot be scanned and emailed there is a fee for this.
There is an ILL office in each library. Forms are available for filling in or email the relevant ILL office.
Inter-library loans, Pietermaritzburg
Inter-library loans, Howard College