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Buddhist Traditions

How can I narrow my topic and identify seminal scholarly works?

How do I locate scholarly books and primary sources on my topic?

How do I locate scholarly articles (chapters or journal articles) on my topic?

What about primary (popular/doctrinal) sources?

Citing sources

For tips on citing print and electronic sources, visit Trexler Library's Citation Guides for Print and Electronic Resources.

Or visit the Online Writing Lab at Purdue.

For automated citation, try the shareware Zotero. Directions for installing Zotero here.

For help with annotated bibliographies, visit Purdue's Online Writing Lab for definitions and format of an annotation.

Articles and books via interlibrary loan

Articles and books not found in Trexler Library can be ordered on interlibrary loan.