Answered By: Kathryn Park
Last Updated: May 13, 2015     Views: 69

We have several databases that would support your topic. You may want to try additional search terms to retrieve more articles. The terms stun gun retrieved more results than electro shock weapon.

To access the databases go to the Hot Topics tab in the Databases LibGuide. Facts on File Issues & Controversies and EBSCO Academic Search Compete all have the best articles for your topic.

For EBSCO:

  1. Go to Academic Search Complete.
  2. Type in police AND stun gun.
  3. You will have so many results, you'll need to use the techniques described in the Save Time on Result List box.
  4. Narrow down using: Subject: Thesaurus Term, select both: STUN gun and POLICE and hit update
  5. To narrow down more
    • There are several subjects that could work well to narrow down. You may want to experiment and see what looks best to you. Hint: You can select more than one at a time and apply.
    • Refine your results: Full text

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