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ENGL 1102 Online: Non-literature
databases

Research literary and non-literary topics using electronic and print sources. Also offers citation guidelines.

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GALILEO databases recommended for your non-literary topic research assignment, and tips for how to use them.

Non-literature Databases

For your non-literary assignment, you will need information about a topic relevant to your piece of literature -- not necessarily from literature-related databases. 

You might start your search with the GALILEO DISCOVER Tool and make note of some of the subject terms that relate to your topic.
If you're not getting good results, or want to be more thorough, try the general databases linked below or use the Browse by Subjects link in GALILEO to locate databases that fit your topic, like this:

Browse by subject

More help

These video tutorials and step-by-step tutorials will help you use some of the databases mentioned above more effectively.

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