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Literatures in English: Find Articles

This page lists sources that cover multiple periods, genres, and/or nationalities. See additional resources in the "Historical Literary Period" and "Geographical Region" pages.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar 

Google Scholar can be an easy way to find out if UCSD has access to the full text of an article. 

This option works best if you know the author or the title of the article.

Add UCe-links to Google Scholar by clicking on the Menu icon on Then open Settings and then Library Links. Search for "University of California, San Diego" , select it, and then click Save. 

Databases for Secondary Scholarly Literature


MLA Directory of Periodicals

This directory provides information ABOUT the journals indexed in the MLA International Bibliography. Use this to find a journal devoted to a specific topic.

Name of editor(s), publisher, submission policies, subscription price, whether it is peer-reviewed or not, frequency of publication, and what kinds of articles they are interested in publishing are included.