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GERST 1150.101: German Lyric Poetry (Spring 2016): Finding

A library research guide for students in Klas Molde's German Studies 1150 class.

Periodical Databases

Note: The Articles and Full Text feature on the main Library web page allows you to perform simple searches across multiple databases. Because the various databases are structured differently, search results may vary widely. For more precise searching, it's best to search the databases individually. See the recommended databases below.

Search Tips

Place quotation marks around phrases,

e.g.,  "lyric poetry"

Adding terms narrows your search results.

Subtracting terms broadens your search results.

Search for similar terms by adding "OR" between terms,

e.g., divine OR spiritual

If a full-text link isn't provided, click the Get it! Cornell link to locate the full-text.

Ask a Librarian if you don't find the full text!

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In most cases (except for textbooks), the Cornell Library has online journals, newspapers, magazines, ebooks and print books, or can get them for you at no charge to you! 

Passkey can help you find it at Cornell, or Ask a Librarian.