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Get Started with Leadership Resources

This guide will help you learn how to search the major databases for finding scholarly articles on leadership.

Example Topic and Keywords

Example Topic: What are the traits of effective leadership?

You need to use specific keywords that are most important to the topic. So, before you start searching, think about keywords you're going to use for searching. Here are a few that are related to this topic.

Example Keywords:

  • traits
  • qualities
  • aspects
  • effective
  • leadership
  • leadership styles

Databases Covered in this Guide