How to Find Articles

The best way to find articles is to look up your topic in a periodical database.

Example:   Find criticisms, analysis, and journal articles on Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison.

  • Go the library’s homepage
  • Click on Find Articles
  • Databases are arranged by subject and alphabetically. 
  • Link to the appropriate database and key in your search.  Ask a librarian if you need help in determining which database to use.
  • Under the Subject link, choose Humanities and Literature

            Select Literary Reference Center

            Enter in the topic:  Invisible Man

  • Click on appropriate tab to retrieve the information you need