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Resources in Linguistics: Articles, Essays, & Studies

Linguistics-focused Research Databases

    • Linguistics Abstracts Online
      Contains over 50,000 abstracts from over 600 leading linguistics journals.
      Titles include: Applied Psycholinguistics, Journal of English Linguistics, Language and Cognitive Processes, Linguistics, Second Language Research, & Sociolinguistic Studies.

    • Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)
      Abstracts and indexes the international literature in linguistics and related disciplines in the language sciences. The database covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Complete coverage is given to various fields of linguistics including descriptive, historical, comparative, theoretical and geographical linguistics.
      Titles include: Bilingualism: Language and Cognition, Center for Research in Language Newsletter, Cognitive Linguistics, Geolinguistics, International Multilingual Research Journal, & Written Communication.

  • Language and Linguistics Journals from Wiley & Blackwell

    Wiley Interscience provides us with full-text access to dozens of journals to which we subscribe in print. You can search or browse within each title, or you can search them all as a group.
    Titles include: Foreign Language Annals, International Journal of Applied Linguistics, Language and Linguistics Compass, Mind & Language, Studia Linguistica, Syntax, and World Englishes.

    Other Resources covering topics in Linguistics

      • MLA International Bibliography
        Index to critical materials on literature, languages, linguistics, and folklore. Proved access to citations from worldwide publications, including periodicals, books, essay collections, working papers, proceedings, dissertations, bibliographies and also MLA Directory of Periodicals
        Titles include: American Journal of Germanic Linguistics and Literatures, Historiographia Linguistica, Innovations in Linguistics Education, ITL: Review of Applied Linguistics, Journal of Linguistic Anthropology, The Incorporated Linguist, & Theoretical Linguistics.
      • Education Full Text
        This full-text source of education scholarship provides coverage for a wide range of topics, including adult education, continuing education, literacy standards, multicultural/ethnic education, secondary education, teaching methods and much more.

        Education Research Complete

        Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 2,400 journals in all areas of education, including some historical indexing back to the 1930's. Includes the full text for numerous education-related books, journals and conference papers.

      • Annee Philologique
        Contains citations of all known scholarly work on classical antiquity published in any language, anywhere in the world. Its subjects are Greek and Latin literature and linguistics, including early Christian texts and patristics, Greek and Roman history, philosophy, art, archaeology, religion, mythology, music, and science.

        Humanities Full Text
        Index and abstracts to 465 periodicals in archaeology, art, classics, film, folklore, journalism, linguistics, music, the performing arts, philosophy, religion, world history, and world literature. Indexing from February 1984 to the present, abstracts from March 1994.
      • Sociological Abstracts
        Bibliographic coverage of sociology, social work, aging, gerontology, child and family studies, marriage and family therapy and other social sciences. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from serials publications, and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference papers.


      • Essay and General Literature Index
        Essays and articles contained in collections of essays and other works published in the United States, Great Britain, and Canada. Focuses on the humanities and the social sciences. Subjects treated include archaeology, architecture, art, drama, economics, fiction, film, history, linguistics, music, poetry, political science, religion, and women's studies.

        Middle English Compendium
        Offers access to Middle English electronic resources: an electronic version of the Middle English Dictionary, Middle English prose and verse in full-text versions, a HyperBibliography of all the Middle English materials cited in the MED (the most comprehensive single list of ME materials at present available in electronic form), and an associated network of electronic resources.


      • PsycARTICLES
        Provides full text access, citations and abstracts to articles from journals published by APA, the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association and Hogrefe & Huber.


    • PsycINFO
      International literature in psychology and related behavioral and social sciences, including psychiatry, sociology, anthropology, education, pharmacology, child and family studies, marriage and family therapy, gerontology, and linguistics.

      Web Of Knowledge
      Index to 8700 scholarly journals, covered by Science Citation Index, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index. The Web of Knowledge is the most current of the scholarly databases.

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