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Multisearch

Discover articles and books from many of our databases.


   

Multisearch searches half the Library's article databases with one easy search box. 

 

Encyclopedias and Handbooks
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Credo Literati contains encyclopedia, dictionary, and handbook entries—it's like the Library's Wikipedia, but with credible sources. 

 

Gale Virtual Reference Library 

Gale Virtual Reference Library has hundreds of encyclopedias, so you can do background research on a variety of topics.

 

Opposing Viewpoints link

 

 

Opposing Viewpoints is a great place to find alternative points of view. It contains opinion pieces, academic journal articles, magazine and newspaper articles, statistics, and more.

 

CQ Researcher Link

CQ Researcher publishes in-depth reports on hot topics. Like Wikipedia, but better written with more credible sources (although on fewer topics).

 

Academic Search Complete link   

Academic Search Complete has scholarly and popular articles on a variety of subjects.

 

ProQuest link

If you didn't find what you're looking for in Multisearch, try ProQuest's databases.

 

Books and Videos

Albert Search

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Advanced Search

Albert, the Library's catalog, will point you to books, ebooks, DVDs, streaming videos, and more.

 

Citing Sources in MLA Format 

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Getting Started with Research

The Research Process  So You Just Got Assigned a Research Paper How Do I Narrow a Topic?

  

Evaluating Your Sources

  Research on the Open Web   Evaluating Resources  Peer Review


Citing Your Sources

  Plagiarism  Citing Resources: MLA


Searching the Databases

  Search Techniques: Part 1  Search Techniques: Part 2   Refining Search Results

    

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Writing & Composition (Trimble and Little, Brown)

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Writing Research Papers Across the Curriculum

Writing Research Papers Across the Curriculum (Hubbuch)

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