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LIT 317 - Spring 2020 Annotated Bibliography: Home


Welcome to the Lit 317 Annotated Bibliography Research Guide. This guide will help you find scholarly books and articles to use for your annotated bibliography.. This guide covers Finding Books, MLA International Bibliography and Humanities Abstracts, JSTOR, Google Scholar.  Each section has a video How-To to help you with your searching. 

Even though the library is closed to the public, you still have access to these materials

 If you have an questions please feel free to contact me, your librarian: Elizabeth Brookbank--Librarian / 


Finding Books and eBooks at WOU 

Search our library catalog to find books. While the library building is closed to the public at this time, you can access both e-books and print books. All print books will have scan and deliver options to have chapters e-mailed to you as a PDF.

How to Find Books and eBooks at WOU 



MLA International Bibliography and Humanities Abstracts 

MLA International Bibliography Covers more than 4000 journals and books covering literature, languages, linguistics and folklore.

Humanities Abstracts covers topics including art, classical studies, dance, film, journalism, philosophy, religion and much more. 

JSTOR Arts & Sciences covers more than 1300 scholarly journals across all disciplines, some of which date from the 19th century. 

HOW-TO: Find Articles from JSTOR 


Google Scholar 

Google Scholar   Google Scholar enables you to search specifically for academic research including journal articles, books, technical reports, conference proceedings, and other scholarly material.

HOW-TO: Find Articles from Google Scholar 


Modern Language Association (MLA) Style Aid

The MLA Style Aid includes in-text and works cited page examples, sample formatted papers, and links to additional MLA resources.

Noodle Tools - a cloud based software to help with your citations. Free for WOU students