Hint: OneNote, part of Microsoft Office, has a snip and paste feature that is very easy to use. It is even possible to snip from screenshots by typing the Windows key and S simultaneously. If you are using the newest version of OneNote you need to click on the icon to snip. OneNote uses OCR (optical character recognition) to extract searchable text from images such as JPEGs and PDFs.
The databases below are all located under the "Databases" tab on the Milne Library home page. The library has subscriptions to many periodicals, including journals, magazines, and newspapers. Periodicals often provide the most up-to-date and specific information on a topic. For academic research, it is often important to use peer-reviewed (or refereed) journals rather than popular magazines and newspapers. Peer-review is the process by which a journal article is evaluated by experts in the field. An example of a peer-reviewed journal is the Journal of Structural Geology. An example of a popular magazine is National Geographic. Scholarly Journal Articles vs. Popular Magazine Articles