Quantitative research is not too difficult to find when searching the online databases. On the other hand, it can be a little more challenging to find qualitative research when you are searching. To help with with finding qualitative research articles, the suggestions below may be helpful.
Tip #1 Qualitative Research Filter (PsycINFO)
When using PsycINFO use a "qualitative research filter" as you enter your search terms in preparation to run your search. You find the filter when you scroll down to the bottom of the advanced search page in the "Methodology" section.
Tip #2 Include Specific Qualitative Terms in Your Search
Tip #3 Avoid Quantitative Search Terms
It is easy to use quantitative search terms unintentionally, so try to avoid terms such as: