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English: Articles

Subject guide for students in the English and Comparative Literature department


Databases by subject

Use the link below to find other subject specific databases:

Multidisciplinary Databases

These databases are an excellent place to begin looking for academic journal, newspaper, and magazine articles

Historical Newspapers

General Database Search Strategies

 database searching

  • The character is used as a wildcard: effect* searches for effects, effecting, effected
  • AND narrows the search results
  • OR expands search results (used for synonyms or related words)
  • NOT excludes terms from a search
  • Use " " for phrase specific searching