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EL1000 English Compostion (Prof. Vibert): Find Articles

Library resources compiled for Professor Vibert's fall 2012 class.

Scholarly vs. Popular Periodicals

Need to find scholarly articles? Watch this video (by the Peabody Library at Vanderbuilt University) that explains the differences between scholarly journals and popular magazines.  (3:11 min.)

Selected Library Databases

Newspaper Databases

Off-Campus Database Access

When accessing a database from off-campus, you will be prompted to enter a username and password. Enter the same username and password that you use to logon to campus computers.

Call Computing Services for more information about computing accounts at (516)876-3098.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar searches the Internet for scholarly sources, including peer-reviewed papers, articles, abstracts, books, and theses. It is helpful for tracking down or verifying partial citations.

Change Google Preferences on your computer to show links to Old Westbury Library resources within search results.

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