Answered By: APUS Librarians Last Updated: Jun 05, 2023 Views: 369
A research methods tool is a web-based search instrument used to explore [research] methods concepts to help design research projects, understand particular methods or identify a new method, conduct research, and write up findings.
- SAGE Research Methods is an example of a research methods tool.
A subject database is a large, regularly updated, searchable collection of content (bibliographic records, abstracts, full-text documents, directory entries, images, statistics, etc.) related to a specific subject or field. [Definition from the Online Dictionary for Library and Information Science]
- CINAHL Complete is an example of a subject database.
A complete list of the library's databases is available on the library website: https://www.apus.edu/apus-library/research/research-tools/databases
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