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ENG 380: Research Databases

Library research guide for English 380

Searching for articles

For Comprehensive Search:

Omnisearch - Search most of the library's databases and collections using one convenient "Google-style" interface (hosted by EBSCO)

EBSCO allows you to create an account to save your research and generate bibliographies by creating a MyEBSCO Account.

KU's Google Scholar - search scholarly content using Google search.  Using KU's authenticated Google Scholar link will link you to any full-text available via library resources.  If you have a Gmail account you can save citations to MyLibrary in Google Scholar.

Other useful resources:

Literature Databases - access Rohrbach Library's collection of databases for literature research.

JSTOR - many humanities and literature journals, includes complete archive back to vol 1, issue 1, also includes scholarly monograph chapters.

LexisNexis - search law reviews and newspapers

Dissertations database - search thousands of theses and dissertations

Library Catalog - search books, ebooks, and videos that the library owns

WorldCat - search libraries around the world for books

History Databases

Primary Source Databases

Education Databases

Communication Databases (includes film & media studies journals)

Psychology Databases

Biology Databases

Women's and Gender Studies Databases