While working on your presentations and research,
you have probably used EBSCOhost to look for periodical articles.
EBSCOhost is one of many online databases, available at the
HPU libraries, which allows you to retrieve relevant articles
or abstracts (summaries) of articles. Databases are great for
all kinds of searches, including finding articles by keywords,
titles, authors, and subjects.
Another great resource is the University Libraries Periodical
List (ULPL). By using the Periodical List you can quickly browse
the latest issue of your favorite journal, or see periodical
titles by subject available at HPU in all formats, including
print, microform, and online. In addition to providing an alphabetical
listing of all full-text periodicals available to HPU students,
faculty, and staff, the Periodical List offers a way of searching
periodical titles by subject, title, or ISSN (International Standard
To access the list:
(1) Go to the Libraries tab (page) in Campus Pipeline. Go to
the left column under “Research Tools” and click “ULPL
(University Libraries Periodical List).”
(2) Click any letter to access title and subject search menu.
(3) For a title/ISSN search, click “Title begins with,” and
enter the desired title information in the search box.
(4) For a subject search, select the broad subject from the
drop-down menu and click “Search.”
(5) Broad subjects are divided into specific subjects. Click
the specific subject. Don’t give up if you don’t
see your subject. Some specific subjects are placed under unlikely
broad subjects. For example, “Communications” is
under “Technology and Applied Sciences.” Approximately
700 subject headings from Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory
(6) Titles with holdings and locations are listed, including
print, microfiche, microfilm, and online (from databases available
at HPU libraries). Electronic titles link to full text (accessible
on campus only).
Good luck with your searching, and remember: The helpful
librarians at Meader and Atherton Libraries are always
here to give you