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Literary Experience - Velez

swingo Sarah Wingo
Librarian for English Literature and Theatre
Falvey Library, Villanova University
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova , PA , 19085
Room 223
610-519-5183


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This page outlines the resources for Dr. Valez's English 1050 course. Below are the databases we covered in class as well as additional resources that may be useful in your research.

Cambridge Companion Author Guides: These are fully searchable ebooks with information about the authors you are reading for this class. To access these books simply click on the link provided, you will be taken to the Falvey Library catalog record for that book, then scroll down and click on the link for "online version."

Finding Books and Scholarly Articles: 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.

Newspapers: Looking in historical newspapers can be an interesting way to find reviews of authors works as well as obituaries and other things written about an author during her/his life.

Philosophy Resources: Contains resources for finding information about your authors in philosophical contexts.

Organizing & Citing Your Sources: Has links to RefWorks, Zotero, and MLA style guides.

If you're interested in better understanding the difference between web searches and library databases please click here: The Web vs. Library Databases – A comparison

Harvard Guide to Using Sources: What Constitutes Plagiarism?

 Cambridge Companion Author Guides

 Finding Books & Scholarly Articles

 Current and Historical Newspapers

 Philosophy Resources

  Identifying Quotations

  Organizing & Citing Your Sources

 


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