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Kreitzberg Library for CGCS Students

Get Started with Leadership Resources

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

About ABI/INFORM Global

ABI/INFORM Global provides access to thousands of professional publications, academic journals and trade magazines in all aspects of business, industry and management.

Conducting a Search

The screenshot examples below search for articles about leadership traits.

  • I put my keywords in different search boxes to make s simpler search.
  • I checked the box next to Peer-reviewed so that I could show only scholarly journal articles in my search results.
  • Click the green Search button to get results.

I put my keywords in the search boxes and then checked the box next to Peer reviewed. Click the Search button to start finding results.

Reviewing Search Results

This search found 27,966 results.

  • Results are sorted by relevance with the most relevant articles appearing at the top of the list.
  • You can select Scholarly Journals under Source Type to show only journal articles from scholarly journals in your search results.
  • To access any of the articles you've found, click on either the Full text (for HTML) or Full text - PDF link (one or the other, or both may be available).
  • If the full text is not available, click on the Check for Full Text button. This will allow you to search in other databases or request it through Interlibrary Loan. 

This search found 27,966 results which are sorted by relevance. To download an article, click either the Full Text or Full Text PDF links.