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  • ENGL 1013 & 1023 - Writing Studies I & II: Databases

    All Databases

    Find academic journals, scholarly articles, eBooks, and more in these selections of databases.

    For a full listing of databases, click the link below:

    Multi-Subject Databases

    Find academic journals, scholarly articles, eBooks, and more in this selection of databases.

    Reference Databases

    Use these databases to get background information about your topic or simply to browse topics.

    Topic Guides - Credo

    These topic guides are curated by Credo librarians and staff members. Explore them for inspiration and find eBooks, as well.

    Google Scholar

    Google Scholar is useful when you are struggling to find the specific research you need in the databases Lindsey Wilson subscribes to OR if you want to find a copy of a specific article that Lindsey Wilson doesn't have. Google Scholar can help expand your research! 

    If you find something you like in Google Scholar, check to see if you can access the entire document. Sometimes, you can access a document for free!  If you hit a pay wall, DO NOT PURCHASE THE DOCUMENT. Try to find it in one of our general databases first: EBSCOJSTOR, or ProQuest. If you can't access the document in one of those databases, copy the citation into an email to InterLibrary Loan (ILL)..

    Email the library with additional questions.

    Google Scholar Search

    Periodical Databases (Newspapers, Magazines)

    Periodicals are a general term to describe materials published on a certain frequency. Magazines and newspapers fall in this category. Use these databases to find periodicals.

    Library Catalog (Books, eBooks)

    Check out the materials we have in the library already! They come in both physical books on the shelves and eBooks online. 

    You can also search for DVDs, music CDs, and other library materials.

    Google Books

    Google Books is useful as another online library catalog and eBook resource. Sometimes you can read parts of a book OR the whole book, depending on the content available and its copyrights privileges. Use Google Books to help you find specific research that may be unavailable in our collections.

    If you find something you like in Google Books, check to see if you can access the entire document. Sometimes, you can access a document for free!  If you hit a pay wall, DO NOT PURCHASE THE DOCUMENT. Try to find it in one of these databases first: EBSCOJSTORProQuest, even the Library Catalog. If you can't access the document in one of those databases, copy the citation for it and email it to InterLibrary Loan (ILL).

    Please email the library with additional questions.

    Google Book Search