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English 371: Modern British & Irish Literature: Peer-Reviewed & Scholarly Sources

Finding Journal Articles with EbscoHost

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

Choose MLA International Bibliography and other databases relevant to your research.

  • Use Advanced Search for greater control over your search terms
  • Click Boolean Search radio button.
  • Choose the Scholarly (Peer-Reviewed) Journals box to retrieve peer-reviewed articles

Project Muse

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

For journal articles:

  • Choose Journals from the drop-down menu.
  • Type search terms into box.
  • 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.


Literature Resource Center

Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on nearly 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.

To retrieve journal articles:

  • Check the peer-reviewed publications box
  • For content type, check the  Literature Criticism box.
  • Uncheck all of the other choices


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

For best results, use the Advanced Search.

To retrieve journal article, click on the box next to Articles.

You can restrict By Discipline: Language and Linguistics, and Literature are good choices.