Literature - Articles & Databases
ACADEMIC SEARCH PREMIER
A great starting place for any topic-- contains full text and peer-reviewed journals in many academic subject areas ... [more]
Contains over 4,700 full text journals (including over 3,600 peer-reviewed journals) in nearly all academic areas of study - social sciences, humanities, education, computer sciences, engineering, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, ethnic studies, and more.
Academic Search Premier formats citations in your choice of citation styles, including APA, Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date, Chicago/Turabian: Humanities, MLA, and more. Click on the "Cite this Article" or "Export to Bibliographic Manager" icons from an individual record, OR select a Citation Format from the drop down list when you print, email or save.
GALE LITERATURE RESOURCE CENTER
Biographical, bibliographical, critical, and contextual information on authors and their works ... [more]
Biographical, bibliographical, critical, and contextual information on authors and their works. Sources include: Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism, and Dictionary of Literary Biography, and more. Use the Gale Literature Resource Center to access information on literary figures from all time periods writing in such genres as fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history, journalism, and more.
GALE VIRTUAL REFERENCE LIBRARY
Online access to reference favorites-- encyclopedias, biographies, business plan handbooks, company histories ... [more]
Includes biographical, bibliographical, and critical content through online access to Contemporary Authors Online, Contemporary Literary Criticism Select, and Dictionary of Literary Biography Online; as well as descriptive entries on literary figures, works, and terms within the Encyclopedia of Literature and more. Browse titles by subject area or search using keyword.
A full-text, scholarly database that features the back issues of journals in the Arts & Sciences and Business ... [more]
JSTOR presents the complete runs of journals, as well as select monographs, transactions, and conference proceedings—going back as far as 1880 for language and literature titles and as recent as 2006. Full text is typically not available for the most recent 3 - 5 years.
MLA INTERNATIONAL BIBLIOGRAPHY
A bibliography of literature, language and linguistics, and more with links to full text articles ... [more]
A detailed bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations that focus on literature, language and linguistics, folklore, literary theory & criticism, dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing. The bibliography's international content dates back to the 1920s, with over 1.8 million citations from more than 4,400 journals & series, and 1,000 book publishers.
Although the MLA International Bibliography does not contain full text articles, linked full text to articles to other EbscoHost databases and to over 60 titles from J-STOR's language and literature collection is available. Use the Journals List ( Journal Finder ) to check to see if a journal is available in print or in another database, OR request articles using Interlibrary Loan .
The MLA International Bibliography database formats citations in your choice of citation styles, including APA, Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date, Chicago/Turabian: Humanities, MLA, and more. Click on the "Cite this Article" or "Export to Bibliographic Manager" icons from an individual record, OR select a Citation Format from the drop down list when you print, email or save.
OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY (2nd ed.)
A comprehensive dictionary of the English language that includes the evolution of over 600,000 words ... [more]
The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) follows the evolution and history of over 600,000 words from the English-speaking world through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of sources. The OED also offers etymological analysis, listings of variant spellings, and shows pronunciation using the International Phonetic Alphabet.
PROQUEST RESEARCH LIBRARY
Articles in peer-reviewed journals, magazines, and/or newspapers in broad range of academic subject areas ... [more]
ProQuest Research Library provides access to a wide range of popular academic subjects, including arts, business, children, education, general interest, health, humanities, international, law, military, multicultural, psychology, sciences, social sciences, women's interest, and more. The database includes more than 3,950 scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers (with over 2,700 in full text) from 1971 forward.
Some articles may not be available in full-text in this database. Use the Journals List to check to see if a journal is available in print or in another database, OR request articles using Interlibrary Loan .
The Proquest Research Library formats citations in your choice of citation styles, including APA, Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date, Chicago/Turabian: Humanities, Harvard, MLA, and more. Select the "Cite" link, or select a citation style from the drop down list when you email or export a record.
Search for articles in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology & Medicine ... [more]
Access to more than 500 journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine, with some content available in full text. Select the "SAGE Content Available to Me" radio button to find full text articles available in the SAGE database.
Not all articles in the Sage database are available as full text. Use the Journals List to check to see if a journal is available in print or in another database, OR request articles using Interlibrary Loan .
You can export citations from the Sage Journals database to EndNote : You must create an account in the Sage Journals database to export citations. Once you are logged in to the database, select the "Check item" checkbox next to the record(s) that you would like to export. You must click the red "Add to My Marked Citations" button on the right hand side before proceeding to the next page of results. When you are ready to export your citations, select the "Email/Download/Save/Print My Marked Citations" radio button, then click the red "Go" button. On the next page, click the "EXPORT/DOWLOAD to Citation Manager" button. On the next page, select the "EndNote" link and select the "Save to Disk" radio button in the popup window. You can now import your citations into EndNote.
Search the collections of libraries in your community & around the world ... [more]
Search for print and electronic books, music CDs, DVDs... Worldcat is the world's foremost bibliographic database, with over 46 million bibliographic records representing 400 languages. WorldCat covers bibliographic information from before 1,000 BC to the present, and includes holdings information from libraries in 45 countries.