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Syracuse University Libraries

Syracuse Abroad - Syracuse London Resources: ENG

A collection of resources for Syracuse University Abroad's London Program.

ENG: Finding Background Information

For basic background information, art collections, and links to other related resources, check out these reference and image sources:

  • Literature Online
    Library of English and American literature.
     
  • Oxford English Dictionary
    Longstanding English dictionary, including word origins and an historical thesaurus.
     
  • Oxford Reference Online
    Full-text reference books in the arts, humanities, social sciences and sciences.
     
  • Eighteenth Century Collections Online
    English language books, pamphlets, broadsides, and more published between 1701 and 1800, covering numerous subjects.
     
  • ARTStor
    Collection of 300,000 images for use in the teaching and study of art, architecture and archaeology.
     
  • Kanopy
    Academic streaming video collection containing educational titles as well as U.S. and international feature films.

ENG: Finding Articles

For articles from journals, newspapers, and other periodicals, check out these article and abstract databases:

  • Humanities Index
    Comprehensive database covering journals, books and other important reference sources in the humanities.
     
  • JSTOR
    Full-text archive of scholarly publications in mathematics, science, the arts and humanities, and the social sciences.
     
  • MLA International Bibliography
    Subject index for books, articles and websites published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics.
     
  • British Periodicals
    Provides access to the searchable full text of hundreds of periodicals from the late seventeenth century to the early twentieth, comprising millions of high-resolution facsimile page images.
     
  • Film Literature Index
    Annually indexes 150 film and television periodicals from 30 countries cover-to-cover and 200 other periodicals selectively for articles on film and television.
     
  • Play Index
    Covers the works of contemporary playwrights, including new editions or translations

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