Unit 8, Study 1 asks you to to do the following research, "Using the Capella University Library, locate a research article related to human sexuality in middle adulthood. The purpose is to identify issues associated with sexuality during middle adulthood. This article will help you form your posts for one of the unit discussions."
Planning Your Search
There are many different words and phrases that express the same concept as our term Middle Adulthood. You may want to use them, as shown in the below search strategy, to make sure that you don't miss any good articles.
To find articles about sexuality, use this term:
The asterisk (*) tells the databases to search for the root word with any ending, e.g. sex* will pull results for sex, sexual, sexuality, etc. This is a simple way to capture all the different forms of a word without having to type each one into the search box.
The field limiters tell the database to limit the search for your keywords to certain parts of the journal articles. For example, searching in the Abstract field tells the database to search for your keywords only in the abstracts (summaries) of the articles.
Limit your search to Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) Journals if your instructor requires it, or if you simply want to find the best articles available on your topic.
Example Search Using Above Strategies
Example Article Found the Above Search