Finding Scholarly Journal ArticlesWhat is scholarly publication?
- Project Muse
- Full-text journal articles in the humanities and social sciences, published from 1997 to present.
- MLA Bibliography
- Indexes journal articles for language and literature, published from 1963 to present. Some full-text available. JSTOR
- Contains full-text of older scholarly journals in most fields. The coverage for each journal begins with volume 1. Because JSTOR is an archival database, issues are not available for the latest 3-5 years.
- Literature Resource Center
- Full-text biographies, bibliographies and critical analysis of over 120,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists and other writers, with in-depth coverage of 2,000 of the most-studied authors.
- Voice of the Shuttle
- University of California at Santa Barbara project for academic research in the humanities, including English literature and literatures of other languages, music, theater, dance, art, and languages.
- Yale University Library
Additional Online Resources
- Oxford English Dictionary
- Most comprehensive full-text dictionary of the English language.
- Use PolyCat, the online catalog, to find books (and other materials) in the Kennedy Library.
- Use Link+ to find and order books available at other California libraries. The books arrive at the Kennedy Library Circulation Desk within 3 days for you to check out.
If you don’t find the book you need in PolyCAT or LINK+, submit an interlibrary loan request.
For more information about locating books, read the "Finding Books" page.