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This page outlines the resources for English 1050 Literary Experience. Below are the databases we covered in class as well as additional resources that may be useful in your research.
Databases for Scholarly Articles & Books: Contains MLA (covered in class) and other sources for finding scholarly peer reviewed criticism (In other words the secondary sources you need for your paper) there are also links to WorldCat and other resources for books.
Additional Resources: Contains resources for finding books, newspaper articles, biographical information about authors, and other useful reference materials for literary criticism.
Organizing & Citing Your Sources: Has links to RefWorks, Zotero, and MLA style guides.
Organizing Your Sources
Never type a bibliography again! RefWorks will help you easily gather, manage, and store bibliographic citations for all types of information, as well as generate footnotes and bibliographies.
Click HERE to view a step-by-step tutorial on how to set up a RefWorks account.
Zotero is a free, open source citation tool developed by the Roy Rosenzweig Center for New Media at George Mason University. It’s been funded by the Mellon and Sloan foundations, as well as the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
HERE you can find detailed information about what Zotero is and what it can do for you.
Start using Zotero HERE