Literature

Research Project

Databases

  • NCWiseOwl -the pw from home to all databases here is wiseowl
  • Student Research
  • Britannica Encyclopedia
  • Grolier Encyclopedia
  • Literature
  • Novelist Plus

Password: wiseowl


The Literature database will be your best bet for most of your research but some of the online encyclopedia may be helpful for some of your content.

Searching

  • try searching the title
  • try searching the author
  • try searching by keyword
  • use Advanced Search to combine keywords


If none of the above databases have enough, try this:

Sweetsearch

iPL2

Shmoop


or try Google Scholar!

Website Searches

Every time you find a good source you plan to use, bookmark it in Google and cite it using Easybib. Copy & paste those citations to a google doc as you go. Don't wait until the end to try to remember all your sources!

EasyBib