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A guide to researching English topics
Online fiction and nonfiction
English research guides
Google vs. Databases
Why use databases when Google is faster?
Written by experts?
Edited by professionals?
Gives you citations?
The grandaddy of academic databases. Use this once you have narrowed down your topic a bit to find articles from newspapers, magazines, video, podcasts and academic journals dated 1980-present.
Geography, maps, history and cultural information about all countries.
sign up for ecard at Boston Public Library website for access
Papers published in academic journals on tightly focused topics. Access is through Boston Public Library. Apply for an ecard below.
JSTOR ecard application
Apply for your BPL ecard here to access JSTOR.
Literature Resource Center
Articles from academic journals about authors and their works.
username: your weston email like this example: "firstname.lastname@example.org"
Thousands of ebooks and articles that will give you lots of choices for your research papers.
A small collection of criticism of authors and works. We add to it regularly.
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