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e-Books at WOU
As WOU students, you have access to a large number of e-books.
All our e-books can be accessed through our web page at https://library.wou.edu
The easiest way to search for e-books is to enter your search in the Primo search bar on the home page:
Once you have a list of items, you can limit the results to e-books in the left-hand sidebar by clicking eBooks under Resource Type:
Articles and Newspapers
WOU maintains access to a number of collections of newspaper and journal articles.
Use the links below to search and find articles that may be relevant to your search. You can also use the Primo search on the library home page to find articles, although it will often return too many results until you have narrowed down your topic.
Academic Search Premier (Ebsco)
Academic Search Premier is a multi-disciplinary database that provides citations and full-text for articles published in nearly 4,500 journals, including more than 3,700 peer-reviewed titles.
Google Scholar enables you to search specifically for academic research including journal articles, books, technical reports, conference proceedings, and other scholarly material.
Using the library links ensures that you don't have to pay for articles. Just use the "Find it @ WOU" link located to the right of or below the article (you need to use the expand arrows to see it when it is below the article).
SAGE Complete A-Z List
The SAGE Subject Collections are discipline-specific packages of the most popular peer-reviewed journals in Communication & Media Studies, Criminology, Education, Management & Organization Studies, Materials Science & Engineering, Nursing & Public Health, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, and Urban Studies & Planning published by SAGE and participating societies.
Newsbank provides access to over 900 newspapers from 52 US states and territories. Content ranges in date from 1978 to current.