Research

Use these online services below to find magazine, journal, newspaper articles and more at any UTHS workstation or @home.

Featured Databases- Use the Sign In with Google link

 

EBSCOhost  First login must be from school using the Sign In with Google link for off-campus access. Use History Reference Center, Points of View for specific projects and EBSCOhost Research Databases and select all for general searches.

Gale Power Search  Crosses Gale databases in one search.         
 Gale Opposing Viewpoints : In Context Subject & keyword searching for full-text magazine and newspaper articles. Contains controversy and opinions from differing perspectives, especially helpful if doing a project on contemporary social problems. and more.
 Gale Resources : In Context Includes topical  Biography, Canada, Opposing Viewpoints, Science, Student Resources and History (U.S. and World) editions.
 Gale Virtual Reference Library  Literary reference books, including Drama For Students, Novels for Students, Poetry For Students and Short Stories for Students.
 Gale Science : In  Context Covers biology, physics, astronomy, math & technology. Includes UXL Experiment Central, Gale Encyclopedia of Science, Chemical Elements & Science in Dispute, among others.
Access to contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in U.S. History
Gale’s  Literary Index

 

UT Style Manual

Tools, Encyclopedias and Indexes 

Online resource to find out which Gale Reference volumes contain literary criticism by author or title

Instructions to plan, write and cite your sources for a documented paper.

 Purdue OWL Purdue University Online Writing lab, with guidance on academic writing, including how to paraphrase and cite.
 Article1st  OCLC Index of articles from nearly 12,500 journals
ECO  Electronic Collections Online has full text articles from scholarly journals
ERIC Journal articles & reports on educational topics
 GPO Abstracts of U.S. government publications
Illinois Catalog Catalog of books and resources in Illinois Libraries
 Magazine/Journal Titles  Check here to see if a magazine is indexed or appears full text in any First Search   Data Base.
Medline Index  of articles from national and international medical journals
WorldCatDiscovery Contains   online databases with subject & keyword searching for magazine and journal articles and is provided by the Illinois State Library.
PlagTracker Free plagiarism tracker.
Hein Online Database Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law