Last Updated: Aug 17, 2016
Humanities & Business Librarian
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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.
Periodicals vary tremendously in the depth and rigor of their articles. One evaluative tool is Ulrichsweb.
- Trexler Library Catalog
Catalog of all books and documents in Trexler Library at Muhlenberg College.
Catalog of books and documents in libraries throughout the world. Watch especially for the AREA LIBRARIES designation.
- LexisNexis Academic
A reliable source from full text newspapers from around the world. From within the database, choose: News.
- America History & Life
Subscription databases in American history
- Historical Abstracts with Full Text
Subscription databases in non-U.S. history.
- Art Full Text
A subscription database. Good starting place for art journals and art magazine, and includes the full text of many.
A subscription database. An archive for many scholarly journals including some in art history.
Scholarly (use with discretion)
- 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 (see above) to see if Muhlenberg has access to the full text.
The service is created by a network of UK universities and partners. Subject specialists select and evaluate the websites in the database and write high quality descriptions of the resources.
Most any item not immediately available in our library or in the research databases can be requested on interlibrary loan
by filling out the appropriate form for articles