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English 373: Contemporary British and Irish Literature

Resources for students doing research in English 373: Contemporary British Literature

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: Academic Search Complete, Communication and Mass Media, and Gender Studies are often good choices.

  • Use Advanced Search for greater control over your search terms
  • Use the Peer Reviewed / Scholarly Journals to filter.

Project Muse / JSTOR

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

  • Choose Books and Journals, Books, or 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.


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.

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