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English Resources

Databases

Academic Search CompleteScholarly database with articles and citations from peer-reviewed journals across many disciplines. Creating an Advanced Search (video tutorial)

Books & Authors: GaleFind books to match your interests. Covers all genres and reading levels. State of Maine funded.

JSTORBack issues of core scholarly journals as well as books and primary sources in the humanities, social sciences, & sciences.

Literature Resource Center: GaleLiterature research resources on authors and criticism. State of Maine funded.

MLA International BibliographyLiterature, language, linguistics, and folklore records from the Modern Language Association.

Opposing Viewpoints: Gale In ContextMultiple perspectives on current events and social issues from topic overviews, articles, primary source documents, court cases and more. State of Maine funded.

Oxford English Dictionary (OED)Complete OED online, includes present-day meanings and also the history of words and their usage.

Project MuseHumanities and social sciences books and articles from university presses and scholarly societies.

ProQuest CentralMultidisciplinary database of scholarly and trade articles, news sources, magazines and more covering all major academic subject areas.

Books & Videos

Textbooks & Reserves

Tools

RefWorksCollect references from online databases, websites and other sources. Easily insert citations into papers and automatically format reference lists. Sharing tools for groups.

Interlibrary LoanRequest for free nearly anything to which the UNE Libraries do not provide access.

DUNE:DigitalUNEEnglish Department faculty and student publications in DUNE:DigitalUNE

Maine Women Writers CollectionArchive of the writings, papers, and other artifacts of women writers with a Maine connection. Located in UNE's Portland Campus Library.

Using Primary SourcesGuide on finding and using primary sources in your research