Graduate Student Resources


The library has subject-specific as well as multidisciplinary databases to meet your research needs.

  • To perform a general search for books, ebooks, articles, and more, use the OneSearch box on the library homepage.
    • This is also useful for multidisciplinary searches.
  • To find subject-specific databases, use the A-Z Databases link under Find Resources
    • Databases can be sorted by subject (English, nursing, psychology, etc.) or by resource type (full-text, primary sources, reference materials, etc.)

Publication Finder

Trying to find the full-text of an article from a citation? Follow these steps:

  • In Publication Finder, type the name of the Journal
  • Click a database link under the “Full-text Access” heading
    • Journals may be found in multiple databases
    • Take note of the years of coverage listed to the side of the database name. Some databases may have a content delay.
  • Once you are in the database, locate the volume, issue and date of the journal you want to open the digital table of contents
  • Use the “Search within this journal” option to search for the article title

Interlibrary Loan

  • Interlibrary Loan is a service we provide in order to check out books from other libraries.
  • In order to use Interlibrary Loan you will need to set up an ILLiad account
    • Hint: use the email address that you check most often.
  • See “Borrow from Another Library” for more information.