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ENGL 101/111 Research Guide: Books, Articles, & More

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OneSearch - For Library & Scholarly Resources

Search for library books, articles from library databases, and more ... simultaneously from one box!

OneSearch: Articles, Books & More

OneSearch: A Tutorial

OneSearch is our FSU customization of the EBSCO Discovery Service, which simultaneously searches both the library catalog for books, DVDs, etc. and the library databases for articles.

Request Books from other University System of Maryland Libraries

As students enrolled at  Frostburg State University, you have statewide University System of Maryland borrowing priveleges for borrowing library books! Choose Frostburg State University as your delivery location,

By the way, this does not work for journal articles. Use Interlibrary Loan for that (see "Interlibrary Loan" tab in this guide).

Background Research

Before beginning your research, consider consulting some reference resources to gather some background information on your topic.  The databases below can be very helpful in becoming more familiar with your topic.

Search Reference E-Books (Credo)


Search Reference E-Books (Gale)

Search Google Scholar!

To unleash the full power of Google Scholar, go into Google Scholar settings and search for Frostburg State University as library link to select. Then you can search all the library databases using the familiar Google interface! 

You will need to log in with your barcode ID to access the full text articles linked in the right margin of the Scholar search results page.