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Greetings from the library!

I'm Jenny, your librarian for this course. 

If you'd like some one-on-one help with research, click here to book an appointment with me, or any of the other amazing librarians with whom I share office hours.

You can also email me: 

Did you know you can also chat or text with one of our on-duty librarians?  

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Academic Search Complete

  • Use Academic Search to search for articles on almost any topic. Search by using keywords.
  • Click Full Text on the left so you can read articles online.
  • Click Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) to read academic, peer reviewed articles.



  • Find articles covering Language & Literature, History, Art & Art History with American Studies, Asian Studies, Latin American Studies, and African American Studies.
  •  For access to content that JWU subscribes to, please select "Advanced Search" from JSTOR's homepage, then select "Content I can access" from the "Select an access type" drop down menu.


Credo Reference

  • reference books and eBooks covering topics such as History and Social Sciences 
  • Search the "Tools" tab for the (historical) image library 




eBook Academic Collection (EBSCO) 

  • eBooks on a variety of topics covering disciplines such as History, Social Sciences, Law, Literature and more.


eBook Central (ProQuest)

  • NOTE: From ON and OFF campus, you will be brought to the "Sign into your JWU email" page to log onto the University's network.


History Reference eBook Collection 

  •  historical eBook titles covering global topics from the ancient world through today.

Check out the JWU library style guide: 

MLA Style Guide

However, if you need more in depth guidance on formatting go to the Purdue OWL

Need to talk to someone and seek guidance in real time?

  • If you are a PVD campus student you can schedule an appointment with the writing coach through uSucceed.