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ENG 102: Texts and Contexts: Articles


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Looking exclusively for scholarly articles?

Look to see if you can limit your search to Scholarly Articles before you search.  In most databases, you can do so. JSTOR and MLA International Bibliography only contains scholarly material.

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Literature Databases

Literature Databases:

Literature Resource Center - VideoPlay symbol
Criticism of writers and works, and biographical materials.

Cambridge Collections Online: Literature and Classics Collection
Digital versions of the print Cambridge Companion volumes in Literature, Classics, Philosophy, Religion and Culture.

Scholarly resources on all subjects related to linguistics and literature of any genre from any period. Includes also books, book chapters and dissertations.

History and Culture

JSTOR: The Scholarly Journal Archive - VideoPlay symbol
Academic journal articles, covering most academic disciplines with a particularly strong collection in the humanities. 

Project MUSE
Access to full-text coverage for over 300 high quality humanities, arts, and social sciences journals from 60 scholarly publishers.

Academic Search Premier
A general database that indexes articles in academic journals, newspapers and magazines covering nearly all academic disciplines. 

ProQuest Research Library
Both popular and scholarly materials that span the academic disciplines.