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Answered By Library Staff Last Updated: Jan 17, 2017 Views: 53
This is a complex research topic that will take a little time to work through. Be prepared to set aside a couple of hours to research your question.
For this particular kind of question, you have a few article databases to start your search on dependence on technology. See below a list of starting databases from the library's Articles & Databases link on the website which you can use to find articles on your topic:
Academic Search Premier (EBSCOhost) - A general database with plenty of journals on technology
JStor - includes 7 databases with full-text scholarly journal articles, covering a wide range of topics, including humanities, sciences, social sciences and more.
Once you pick a database, use a keyword search for your topic using a variety of synonym combinations. For example, you could try searching using the following keywords:
- "technology dependence"
- "technology dependency"
- "internet dependence" (more specific)
Research Help options:
For more tips on better keyword searching strategies to finding articles in a database, please watch our short video tutorial on YouTube.
To schedule an appointment with a librarian for research help on finding articles on technology dependence, use our online scheduler, LibCal.