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Databases - Highly Recommended

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

  • Academic Search Premier
    Access to more than 13,000 scholarly journals and popular magazines in all academic disciplines from 1975 to the present.
  • OmniFile Full Text Mega
    Provides a wide range of research resources, including subject coverage in the applied sciences, art, education, humanities, law, social sciences, and technology.
    Connects libraries, researchers, teachers, and students around the world with vital scholarly content in more than 50 disciplines. Includes more than 2,000 academic journals, dating back to the first volume ever published.
  • MLA Bibliography
    Comprehensive database providing access to scholarly literature on modern literatures, languages, linguistics, and folklore.
  • Project MUSE
    Searchable collection of full text scholarly journals in the field of literature and criticism, history, the visual and performing arts, cultural studies, education, political science, and gender studies.
  • Bibliography of Asian Studies
    Contains references to western-language books, journal articles, book chapters, and conference proceedings related to Asian and South Studies.
  • ClasePeriodica
    Index to scholarly journals, books, conference proceedings, and reports published in Latin America.
  • Handbook of Latin American Studies
    Index to scholarly literature on Latin America from the social sciences and humanities.
  • Historical Abstracts
    Provides access to scholarly literature focusing on history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to present.
  • LexisNexis Academic
    Provides access to more than 15,000 of the most credible business, legal, and news sources.

Databases - Also Recommended

  • ArticleFirst
    Lists the table of contents of journals in many subject areas from 1990 to the present. Search by title keyword or author in all journals. Search for articles in a specific journal by author, title or keyword or browse individual issues.
  • Ethnic NewsWatch
    Full text collection of newspapers, magazines, and journals from the ethnic, minority, and native press. Coverage Dates: Varies; earliest begin in 1992 - present.
  • Dissertations and Theses: the Humanities and Social Sciences Collection
    Provides access to a comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses in the Humanities and Social Sciences from around the world. Most U.S. dissertations and theses are available full text.
  • Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism Online
    Provides Full text access to literary essays on individual critics and theorists, critical and theoretical schools and movements, and the critical and theoretical innovations of specific countries and historic periods.
  • Oxford Journals
    Full text access to scholarly and authoritative journals published by the Oxford University Press, covering the arts, humanities, social sciences, medicine, and technology.
  • Scribner Writers Series
    Database of bio-critical essays on the lives and works of notable authors from around the world. Entries include concise essays, citations, and biographical information that places the author's work in personal and historical context.

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 Interlibrary Loan (ILL) with no additional fee. Electronic articles can often arrive within 48 hours.

Looking For A Specific Journal?

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


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


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