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      Reference works

      Orwell's works online

      • ebooks@Adelaide: George Orwell
        E-texts from the University of Adelaide, Australia. To the best of our knowledge, the texts of these works are in the “Public Domain” in Australia. Copyright law varies in other countries, and the work may still be under copyright in the country from which you are accessing this website. It is your responsibility to check the applicable copyright laws in your country before downloading this work. These works are most likely not in the public domain in the United States.

      Titles by Orwell, and titles about Orwell and his work, in hard copy and/or online

      • Encompass Search
        Tips for using Encompass Search for this assignment:
        Run a SUBJECT search on either of these phrases: George Orwell or George Orwell language

      Periodical articles

      • Academic Search Complete
        A subscription database. Good starting place for journals from every discipline. Includes the full text of about 3000 journals. Limit to "peer reviewed" to find only scholarly articles. Back issues of journals begin as early as 1990. Recent issues may not be included yet, due to publisher agreement. Journals held in Trexler Library are marked accordingly.
      • JSTOR
        Archive from Stanford University of scholarly journals in all subject areas.
      • Project Muse
        Recent archive of journals from a number of academic presses.
      • 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.

      Search engines

      • Google
        Non-selective. One of the largest web crawlers.
      • 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.

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        Articles via interlibrary loan

        Journal articles not found in Trexler Library can be ordered on interlibrary loan.

            
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