Last Updated: Aug 17, 2016
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Once you have found the citation of a journal article you're interested in, click on the Check for Full Text buttons found next to the citation, or run a journal title search in Trexler Library's Encompass Search.
- Encompass Search
Encompass Search searches for books and other resources, first in our own library, and then beyond, in other research libraries.
- Google Books
A combination of partial and complete texts. Good from primary works out of copyright (pre-1923). When used on campus, provides links to WorldCat for interlibrary loan.
Books held at libraries around the world. Use in conjunction with interlibrary loan.
- Times Digital Archive
Since its first publication in 1785, The Times (London) has become one of the most preeminent, global daily (except Sundays) newspapers of the 18th- through early 21st-centuries centuries, covering international events, people, places, politics, business news, opinion and debate, entertainment and advertising. The Times Digital Archive makes this highly regarded resource available in an easy-to-navigate, fully-searchable online resource containing every page of every issue within the range of years displayed in the product banner.
- Digital Media Services and Image Archive
A list of image databases and other on-line resources that members of the IFA community have found useful. This list is updated regularly, and links are checked annually. Please note that each database is different in the way its search engine works, and to what uses downloaded images may be put. Make sure you understand and adhere to applicable copyright or permission regulations as you conduct your research.
- Google Scholar
An open-access web crawler that looks for content it identifies as "scholarly." Emphasis is on books and journal articles. Intended as a "federated search" to search across disciplines (weighted toward sciences and social sciences). Not always full text. Check our Journal Locator to see if Muhlenberg has access to the full text.
- Historical Abstracts with Full Text
A subscription database. Focus on European History.
A subscription database. Archive of major scholarly journals across the disciplines.
- MLA International Bibliography
Premier scholarly index, with numerous links to full text, to criticism in the areas of literature, language, linguistics, film studies, and folklore, published from 1920-present.