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ENG 111: College Composition I (ELI): Films on Demand

This guide will introduce you to useful resources for ENG 111 course assignments. If you have questions or comments, please contact

Films on Demand

Search databases individually or search the Library Catalog.  From off-campus, access using your MyNOVA ID and password.

Films on Demand Citations

Citation Tool:

Each film or segment within this database has a citation tool . Here is how you find it:

1. Click the link to the film or segment.

2. Look directly below the screen for "Citation." When you click on this, the citation appear in a box below.

3. Click the button with the correct citation style for your course. ENG 111 uses MLA.

4. Copy and paste the citation into your document. Remember to check the citation for errors after you have copied it. 

Keep it Simple With a Keyword Search

Keyword Search:

For a more indepth explanation of searching, please click on the "Articles" tab above or here and go to the "Search Tips" box.

Select the most important 2-3 keywords. These are terms related to your topic. For instance, let's say your argument essay debates if global warming is affecting people in the tropics. Your keywords could be:

global warming, people, tropics