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English & Literature Results

Academic Search Complete

Provides full text for scholarly publications covering academic areas of study including social sciences, humanities, education, compute sciences, engineering, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, and ethnic studies.

America's News

Find information on topics related to business, communications, controversial issues, education, government, health, journalism, politics and more from a variety of current and retrospective news media including newspapers, newswires, broadcast transcripts, blogs, videos and web-only content including the Wichita Falls Times Record News.

Artemis Literary Sources

Artemis Literary Sources provides access to biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of authors from every age and literary discipline.

ArticleFirst

Index to articles from sources on business, science, humanities, social science, medicine, technology, and popular culture.

Book Review Digest Plus (H.W. Wilson)

Book Review Digest Plus is an essential library tool that brings together book reviews on a wide range of topics, from a variety of sources.

Contemporary Authors

In-depth information on the lives and writings of nearly 100,000 authors along with critical reaction to their works.

Contemporary Literary Criticism

In-depth information on the lives and writings of nearly 100,000 authors along with critical reaction to their works.

Dictionary of Literary Biography

In-depth information on the lives and writings of nearly 100,000 authors along with critical reaction to their works.

DOAJ

The aim of the DOAJ is to increase the visibility and ease of use of open access scientific and scholarly journals, thereby promoting their increased usage and impact. In short, the DOAJ aims to be THE one stop shop for users of open access journals.

eBooks on EBSCOhost (Formerly NetLibrary)

50,000+ ebooks on a wide range of topics.

Encyclopedia Americana

Full-Text and images on a wide range of topics.

EndNote

Find, store, create and share research in the most efficient way possible. Sync your EndNote library across your desktop, iPad and online, and access your research from anywhere. This is a software download. Please contact the library for information on downloading EndNote. We will provide you with the serial number needed for installation. You can call the reference desk at 940-397-4758, use the chatline, or email ashley.tipton@mwsu.edu for instructions on how to download or for any assistance. When EndNote is installed, please also sign up for an EndNote account by clicking the 'EndNote' link above (choose login at the top right and 'create an account' on the next page.)

Essay and General Literature Index (H.W. Wilson)

This unique reference database cites records contained in collections of essays and miscellaneous works published in the United States, Great Britain and Canada.

Google Scholar

Provides a search of scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources, including theses, books, abstracts and articles. This link will take you to a page that explains how to set up MSU's resources in Google Scholar first.

Humanities Full Text (H.W. Wilson)

This database provides full text, abstracts and bibliographic indexing of the most noted scholarly sources in the humanities, as well as specialized magazines. Content includes feature articles, interviews, obituaries and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and much more.

JSTOR

JSTOR is a digital library that contains full-text scholarly journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. JSTOR does not contain current articles; journal issues are typically added to JSTOR two to five years after publication in what is referred to as a "moving wall," which is the gap between the most recently published issue of a journal and the date the most recent issues are available in JSTOR. It is a great source for older articles as some journals go back as far as the 1800s.

Moffett Library subscribes to the following JSTOR Collections: Arts & Sciences I, Business, and Language and Literature.

Literary Reference Center

This comprehensive, full-text database provides a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and time frames--to give students, professors, and researchers a foundation of literary reference works to meet their research needs.

Literature Criticism Online

The largest curated online collection of literary criticism in the world, Literature Criticism Online brings together acclaimed multidisciplinary series representing a range of modern and historical views on authors and their works across regions, eras and genres. Multiple search options are combined with an engaging format that matches the look and feel of the print originals.

Literature Resource Center (now Artemis Literary Sources)

Literature Resource Center provides access to biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of authors from every age and literary discipline.

MLA Directory of Periodicals

Offers detailed information on over 7,100 journals, including editorial contact information, frequency, circulation, subscription prices and submission guidelines.

MLA International Bibliography

Provides over one million citations for items from the realms of literature, language, linguistics, and folklore.

NetLibrary (Now accessed through Ebscohost)

50,000+ ebooks on a wide range of topics. As of 7/25/11, accessed through Ebscohost.

Opposing Viewpoints

Brings together all the information that's needed to fully understand an issue: pro and con viewpoint articles, reference articles, magazines, academic journals, and newspapers, primary source documents, government and organizational statistics, multimedia and more.

Oxford Reference

Contains about 100 dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press.

Project Muse

NOTE: PROJECT MUSE IS NO LONGER IN FULL TEXT. A free indexing database of scholarly journals in the Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences and Mathematics.

ProQuest Digital Microfilm

This link provides access to The New York Times and Wall Street Journal Digital Microfilm.

ScienceDirect College Edition

This is a database that contains over 2000 full-text peer reviewed journals. The journals cover behavioral & social sciences, health & life sciences, and physical sciences from 1995 - present.

Scribner's Writers

1,600 original and detailed bio-critical essays on the lives and works of important authors from around the world.

Short Story Index (H.W. Wilson)

This database is an essential resource for readers seeking short stories by author or genre, or for those researching a body of work of a literary figure. It provides detailed indexing for hundreds of thousands of short stories.

Twayne's Author Series

Offers in-depth introductions to the lives and works of writers, to the history and influence of literary movements and to the development of literary genres.

Twentieth Century Poetry

Combines Twentieth-Century American Poetry which brings together 50,000 poems by over 300 American poets and Twentieth-Century English Poetry contains the poetry of over 280 poets from 1900 to the present day.

Worldcat

Over 41,000,000 items including books, manuscripts, computer data files, maps, computer programs, musical scores, films and slides, newspapers, journals, sound recordings, magazines, videotapes. Does not include book chapters or individual articles in journals, magazines, and newspapers.