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Languages and Linguistics Research Guide

ELECTRONIC RESOURCES

You can use library electronic resources from any computer on or off campus. See a complete listing of electronic resources by name, provider, or subject. Databases covering languages and linguistics are listed below.

  • Academic OneFile (Gale) - scholarly database containing journals, podcasts, and transcripts
  • Academic Search Complete (EBSCO) - comprehensive database of scholarly journals
  • Biography Resource Center (Gale) - biographies, related full-text articles from periodicals, as well as images and links to web sites
  • Britannica Online Spanish Reference Center - Spanish encyclopedias
  • Contemporary Literary Criticism (Gale) - critical essays on contemporary authors
  • JSTOR - a collection of core scholarly journals, many going back to the first volume. Emphasis is on back issue coverage and does not include the current 3-5 years, unless Gordon has a current subscription to the journal. JSTOR provides long term preservation for journals.
  • Literature Resources from Gale (Gale)
    Research authors and their works, literary movements and genres. Search across LitFinder and Literature Resource Center to find full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism, reviews, biographical information and overviews.

  • Literary Reference Center (EBSCO) - information about authors and their works from antiquity to the present day. Sources include books, journals, literary encyclopedias, and other reference works.

  • Literary Reference Center Enhanced Interface (EBSCO) - information about authors and their works in a highly graphical interface. Sources include books, journals, literary encyclopedias, and other reference works.

  • MLA International Bibliography (EBSCO) - bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations with links to many full text articles

  • Oxford Reference Online: Linguistics - Find definitions and more from Oxford reference titles. Please log out when you are finished searching. Our subscription allows one user at a time.

  • Oxford Reference Online: Bilingual Dictionaries - Find definitions and more from Oxford reference titles. Please log out when you are finished searching. Our subscription allows one user at a time.
  • Sage Journals Online - a searchable collection of scholarly online journals published by Sage, covering many subject areas including language and linguistics

JOURNALS

  • Gordon's Periodical List is a complete list of all journals available through Jenks Library (full text in databases, online, and print).
    • You can search for a journal title in Periodical List.
    • You can also see subjects under the category of Language and literature in Periodical List. Click on a subject to view the journals available.
  • Print journals are located in the periodicals area on the 4th floor of Jenks. Please note that journals are arranged alphabetically by title, not by subject area.

BOOKS, DVDs, VIDEOS, CDs

  • Search the online catalog to find materials on topics in languages and linguistics.
  • If you want to browse the shelves, some related call numbers are:
 P  Philology & Linguistics
 PA  Classical Languages & Lit.
 PB  Modern European Languages
 PC  Romance Languages
 PD  Germanic Languages
 PF  West Germanic Languages
 PG  Slavic Languages & Lit.
 PH  Finno-Ugrian, Basque, L&L
 PJ  Arab & Semitic Lang.&Lit.
 PK  Indo-Iranian Lang. & Lit.
 PL  Oriental Languages & Lit.
 PM  American Indian & Artifici
 PQ  Romance Literatures
 PT  Germanic Literatures

web sites

  • Alpha Dictionary.com - gateway to multilingual dictionaries on the Web

  • Bibelportal - the largest German language Bible portal, sponsored by the German Bible Society  (in German)

  • Bible Gateway - search Bible translations in many different languages including German, Spanish, French, and Italian
     
  • Dict.cc English-German Dictionary - dictionary translation service, updated and verified by users

  • MDBG Chinese-English Dictionary - online Chinese-English dictionary, that includes sound files, radicals, stroke order, and links to online flash cards

  • OneLook Dictionary Search - searches across 900 online dictionaries, including Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, and Spanish

  • Theologie und Literatur - an Internet portal for interdisciplinary research in the area of theology and literature  (in German)

      

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