Skip to main content
Ask A Librarian

English 348W: 20th Century American Literature

Resources for students in English 349: Contemporary American Literature

Finding Journal Articles with EbscoHost

EbscoHost is a database of newspaper, magazine, and journal articles, many full-text.

Choose MLA International Bibliography and use the following limiters.

  • Use Advanced Search for greater control over your search terms.
  • Choose the Scholarly (Peer-Reviewed) Journals box to retrieve peer-reviewed articles.
  • You can also limit to Scholarly (Peer-Reviewed) Journals on the left-hand menu. among others.

You can choose other databases, but be sure to limit to Scholarly (Peer-Reviewed) journals.

Project Muse / JSTOR

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

  • Use Advanced Search
  • Choose your Content Type
  • On the results page, click Only Content I Have Full Access To box.
  • Narrow results by choosing the appropriate Research Area on the left-hand side of screen.

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

  • For best results, use the Advanced Search
  • If you want only articles, make sure you click on the box next to Articles.
  • You can restrict By Discipline: Language and Linguistics and Literature are some suggested choices.