Humanities & Business Subject Specialist
To see if the library has the full text of a journal, either click on the Check for Full Text buttons in the database, or go to the Trexler Library Home Page and run a journal title search.
For an illustration of how the information sources used in academic research differ from those in non-academic research, compare Wikipedia vs. Scholarpedia .
Reference works are a great way to find recommendations of academic books and journal articles. Here is an example:
All of the databases below can be accessed by visiting Trexler Library Home Page > Databases A to Z. From home, you will be prompted to enter you last name and college ID (found on your ID card).
All of the databases below can be accessed by visiting the Trexler Library Home Page. From home, you will be prompted to enter you last name and college ID (found on your ID card).
Trexler Library contains an extensive DVD and VHS collection, that can be viewed in the library or at home. Search for videos in the Trexler Library Catalog (see above).
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.