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Periodicals: Scholarly Journals, Magazines and Newspapers

General Reference Databases

These databases contain general overview articles and primary sources, in addition to more in-depth articles from periodicals across multiple disciplines.

History Databases
Other Databases

Historical Newspapers

From Our Databases
From the Web

Primary Sources

Scholarly Journal Articles vs. Popular Magazine Articles

Evaluating Sources: What Is Peer Review?

Evaluating Sources: Using the CRAAP Criteria

Useful Websites

Depending on your topic, the following websites can be useful

Citation Tools

Book Request Form

Is there a book, magazine, or other item you would like to see in the library collection? Let us know!

Find Scholarly Journal Articles: Discovery One Search (DOS)


Search all library resources here.


Search online databases.


Search the print collection.


Click here to search Ebook Central.

Search for print books, e-books, scholarly journals, and magazines in one single search, using Discovery OneSearch!  See Password List for off campus login credentials

Electronic Books

Library Resources
For e-books, go directly to eBook Central where you can search within the full text of a book. Lists results by books and also book chapters.

From the Web
If you need specific books ordered for your project, let a librarian know ASAP! But before you request books, please view a preview through Google Books or Amazon to make sure that the books you are requesting would be useful for your research.

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