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English 496: English Capstone

Resources for students working on their English Capstone projects.

Finding Journal Articles with MLAIB


EbscoHost is a collection of databases containing newspaper, magazine, book, and journal citations and articles; many articles are full-text.

  • Link goes to MLA International Bibliography basic search. You can add other relevant databases.
  • Use Advanced Search.
  • Choose the Peer-Reviewed (Scholarly) box to retrieve peer-reviewed articles

Find a dissertation or thesis that you want to use? Use ProQuest Dissertation and Theses to get full-text in most cases.

JSTOR and ProjectMuse

JSTOR has full-text scholarly articles from journals in many disciplines.

  • For best results, use the Advanced Search
  • To retrieve only articles, not reviews, make sure you click on the box next to Articles.
  • Narrow results by date

ProjectMuse has full-text scholarly articles from many journals in the humanities.

  • Choose the Advanced Search link
  • Click on Journals/ Articles from the side menu
  • Narrow results by date