Answered By: Eric Howard
Last Updated: 28 Aug 2015

Discover is the Library search engine. Discover allows you to quickly search for a broad range of material in your topic area, by searching a large number of databases at the same time.

Databases often focus on a specific subject area. As your academic interests develop, you'll need to use a range of databases. When you are researching for your dissertation, you will need to conduct comprehensive research in your topic area. Databases can help you to do this. 

Check out your subject page for more hints about the best databases to use.