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Get started on your assignments and research projects using the resources below. Explore the suggested databases and look through the Research Tool Guides to get started.
Even if you are off campus, you can still access the library's materials.
When accessing eBooks, academic articles, and databases, you will be prompted to login using your DWU credentials.
If you have issues logging in, please contact the library at (605) 995-2618 or email@example.com.
Request an InterLibrary Loan
Need access to materials that McGovern Library doesn't own?
Request an InterLibrary Loan to access resources that the library does not own. See the InterLibrary Loan guide for more information on how to submit an InterLibrary Loan request.
If you have questions about the InterLibrary Loan process, please contact the library at (605) 995-2618 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Search books, articles, media, and more at McGovern Library and beyond
Academic Search Premier
This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles.
This multidisciplinary database provides full text for nearly 1,700 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 502,000 photos, maps & flags.
JSTOR is a full-text database of back issues for scholarly journals as well as eBooks, primarily in the social sciences and humanities. Journal content typically begins with volume one, but because JSTOR is an archival database, the most recent 3-5 years of journal issues are not available in JSTOR.
ProQuest Research Library
ProQuest Research Library™ provides one-stop access to thousands of full-text periodicals. Search from a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, professional and trade publications, and magazines.
On campus only. Provides online access to nearly a million descriptions of archival collections held by thousands of libraries, museums, historical societies and archives worldwide.
New York Times Historical
The New York Times offers searchable full text and digital reproductions of every page back to the first issue. Because this is an archival database, the most recent four years of are not available.
The Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (CGP) is the finding tool for federal publications that includes descriptive records for historical and current publications and provides direct links to those that are available online.
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