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This research guide introduces users to all ProQuest databases available at NJIT.

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Welcome to the ProQuest research guide at NJIT. This guide will introduce you to the database and help you navigate it as you conduct your research.

Using the navigation bar, you can find information specific to the platform including how to search, manage results, and access the resources you find.

What is ProQuest?

The ProQuest platform makes hundreds of full text and A&I (Abstracts & Indexes) collections available to researchers around the world. The ProQuest platform hosts multidisciplinary content containing scholarly journals, books, video & audio, dissertations & theses, newspapers and more.

In addition, researchers will benefit from robust information management and workflow tools and functionality integrated into the platform, like the ability to cite results in numerous citation styles, save as a PDF or other document formats, save searches, and export documents to citation management tools like Zotero.

Current students, faculty, and staff have access to 60+ databases on the ProQuest platform. Listed below are some of the most popular, but you can find a more comprehensive list on the Databases page.

The platform includes:

Why ProQuest?

  • Offers both general, multidisciplinary databases for broader searching and specialized, subject-specific databases for better targeted searching.
  • Toggle between databases once you are in the platform, and/or search multiple relevant databases at once.

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