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English and American Literature: Finding Articles

This guide introduces you to some of the most important print and electronic tools for researching in English and American literature.

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Remote Access

Off Campus via the VPN

  • Navigate to the VPN Site: http://vpn.fordham.edu
  • Login:
         Fordham AccessIT ID
         username & password.
  • Select Libraries from the menu.
  • Select the electronic resources you wish to use.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar indexes the full text of a wide array of scholarly literature across many disciplines.  Use Advance Search for more refined results. To save citations to your Bibliographic Manager account, click on scholar preferences from the flower shaped icon at the top right, go down to Bibliography Manager and select "Show links to Import Citations into ..."

Databases/Indexes/Dictionaries