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World Languages & Cultures Research Guide

Databases - Highly Recommended

Lexis/Nexis and MLA Bibliography will include information in languages other than English.

Databases - Also Recommended

Looking For A Specific Journal?

Use the Journal Finder to search for journal titles by name.

Google Scholar

Under Google Scholar settings, set "Library Links" to include Humboldt State University! This will connect you to FindIt@HSU.

Finding Full Text Articles

If you don't see the full text article, click on "Find It@HSU":

"Find It" will locate your article online, or direct you to the print journal on the 2nd floor of the library.

If we do not have the article in any format, you may request it via

with no additional fee. Electronic articles can often arrive within 48 hours.

Citation Searching

If you know of an article on your topic, you may use Citation Linker to locate more recent articles which cite that relevant or classic article.

More ways to search citations may also be found in the Citation Searching section of Searching the Scientific Literature.

Google Scholar is useful when searching citations. The Advanced Scholar Search option is the best way to search for articles which cite a known article.

Also, always look at the References list at the end of each relevant article you find, to see if any of the listed sources might be useful!