Databases for Researching Language and Linguistics
Databases are a great places to find scholarly journal articles - including those that are peer-reviewed - on different topics. Here are a few databases that specialize in linguistics, language arts and related subjects.
Over 1.8 million citations of journal articles, books, and dissertations. Subjects covered include literature, language and linguistics, literary theory and criticism, and dramatic arts. Links to some full-text are available via other Library databases. Book titles should be checked in online catalog.
Full text of language and literature journals that span the literary cultures of many countries, as well as a general ebook collection. Includes expanded temporary access through June 30, 2022 due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Provides information on approximately 140,000 authors from a wide range of literary disciplines and time frames as well as plot summaries, synopses, and overviews of their works. In addition, it also includes 14,500 short stories and 54,000 poems.