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English and Technical Communication

Literature in English

Use these databases to find materials from journals and other publications.

Technical Communication

In additon to these databases, other library databases may be helpful for certain topics. For help with your research, please contact a librarian.

Finding Citing Sources

Both these databases allow users to see how often an article or other item has been cited in the literature and where it has been cited.

Other Recommended Databases

These databases are collections of scholarly journals covering many subjects, including English literature and technical communication.

Search Summon

Summon simultaneously searches online journals, databases, and the library catalog to find articles, books, and more. It does not cover all library resources, so searching individual databases may also be necessary.

Keyword Search

Oxford English Dictionary

Learn the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 English words, past and present

Films on Demand

Films on Demand is a searchable database of documentary films on many different topics.