Use the links above to find a variety of literary and historical resources, both online and in print, available through the Cornell University Library.
In the class we will cover:
- Reference Sources for Background Material
Find topic summaries, key concepts, terminology and reference lists
- Finding Books
Find items held at Cornell (books, journal holdings, etc.)
- Finding Articles
Find articles, essays, book chapters and monographs
- Requesting items not available at Cornell
BorrowDirect and Interlibrary Loan
- Evaluating your sources
Some tips on how to evaluate the sources you've found
- Citing your sources
- Guides and Resources for preparing your bibliography
- Geting Help
Ask a Librarian!
See the Library's Introduction to Research web page for more tips and strategies.