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This guide provides search strategies and recommended resources for research in English 111 with David Starkey.

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This research guide provides recommended databases for searching for sources for your Essay #4 (Revision of Essay #1 or #2). View one or more of the videos below (based on your essay revision needs) to learn some techniques for searching for sources. If you have questions about searching or finding sources, use the chat box in this guide to chat with a librarian, or email me (Corrie Bott) with your question. 

General Search Using OneSearch

Use OneSearch to find print and online books, articles, and other types of sources. Limit your results to the types of sources you want by choosing the appropriate items from the filtering options.



For more search options go to Advanced Search.

Need help?

For do-it-yourself help, watch the OneSearch introduction video:

Recommended Databases

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Citation Help - MLA Style

Most library databases include a citation tool that allows you to generate a citation for the source in different citation styles. Always check automatically-generated citations against the following guides to make sure they are accurate:


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