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ENG 112: College Composition II: Argument Essay & Literary Analysis Essay - (Purugganan - AL)

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Literature Databases

These databases are included in the Library Catalog "Everything" search, but by using the individual databases you will get more powerful search options and can also opt to search just within literature-related databases.

To find scholarly journal articles only, be sure to check a box titled "refereed", "scholarly" or "peer reviewed" journals.

Search Tips

Select the most important 2-3 ideas related to your topic.  Put the word AND between each new word or idea; this tells the database to look for resources with ALL your terms.

"color purple" AND Celie

"color purple" AND Celie AND repression

"color purple" AND Celie AND growth

"color purple" AND oppression

"color purple" AND spiritual