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English Composition: Go Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin (21:355:102) : English Literature Research

This course guide was specifically created for Instructor Mark Labowskie's Spring 2013 ENG 102 class.

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(a) Searching for articles

searching for articles

(a) How do I request an article?

English Literature Research

Please see the boxes below for several databases in which you may search for literary criticism, as well as for topics related to English literature.

Literature Resource Center (LRC)

Literature Resource Center (LRC) is a full-text database covering more than 124,000 authors.  In addition to critical analysis of authors and their works, biographies and bibliographies are also included.

 

Search Tips:


1)  Consider searching by "Name of Work":

·         Go Tell It on the Mountain

2)  Consider searching by "Person - By or About":

·         Baldwin, James

3)  Note that you can also combine different terms using the Advanced Search option, such as:

·         Go Tell It on the Mountain (Name of Work) AND Baldwin, James (Person-By or About)

Literature Online (LION)

Literature Online (LION) allows full-text searching of 350 literature journals, as well as other criticism and reference resources.

Search Tips:

 

Within the "Quick Search" box, consider searching:

·         Go Tell It on the Mountain

 

MLA International Bibliography

MLA International Bibliography includes 2 million citations drawn from 4,400 journals and series and 1,000 book publishers.  It covers criticism and scholarship on literature from around the world.

Search Tips:


Depending on your topic, you may find searching by the following to be very helpful:

·         "James Baldwin" AND "Go Tell It on the Mountain"

 

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