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A guide to research in English.

Evaluating Sources

Library StingSearch


Search all of the library's books, journals, government documents, ebooks, and databases!

General Databases

Upper Floor Library Map

If you have a hard time reading the map, right click to open the image in a new tab. Please ask a librarian if you need assistance finding anything!


Here is a list of resources available for study in English at the library. Many of these resources will require a Graceland log-in to access from off campus. Please use your MyGraceland credentials to access these resources.

If there is a book or article you cannot access through Graceland, you can order it through Interlibrary Loan!


  • MLA International Bibliography
    • Full-Text for English language and literature studies.
    • Contains full-text coverage for a number of journals in the Social Sciences and the Humanities.
  • Early Modern Plays & Stage
    • This is a list that links to many resources about early modern English literature.
  • Project Gutenberg
    • This is an open source website that provides free ebooks for items that are out of copyright.
  • Open Culture Audiobooks 
    • Audio recordings of public domain books--including many classics--available for free in the United States.
  • LibriVox 
    • Free public domain Audio Books.


Our print journals are located on the second floor of the library. Ask a librarian if you need help!

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Still can't find what you're looking for?

You can get almost any book or paper in the world with Interlibrary Loan (ILL)!

Do you already know the book or article that you want? Follow the correct link below to request it!

Request an article here!

Request a book chapter here!

Request a book here!

Haven't been able to find what you want in StingSearch? Try WorldCat! Once you've found what you are looking for, click the title and select "Request Item" below the book or article information.

For more information on ILL, click here

If you are having trouble searching, finding a resource, or need any help, email our librarians!

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