ENGL 1191.101 (Fall 2016): Finding Articles

A Research Guide for Ruoji Tang's Freshmen Writing Seminar

Overview

Search article databases or browse relevant journals to find scholarly articles that discuss topics similar to the ones you might be engaging. This can give you some great ideas about how to approach your topic.

Enter single terms or phrases and review results. If you're getting many results, you can add terms to narrow your search.

If the full-text isn't included, use "Get it! Cornell" to search for the full-text within the library's e-journals.

Selected Databases