Sample Searches

You remember a special section in a 2005 issue of PMLA devoted to Jacques Derrida after his death and would like to read it again. Your search in CSA Illumina might look like this:

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You want to find articles on the marriage proposal as a theme in literature. Your search in CSA Illumina might look like this:

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You are writing a research paper on crime novels of the 1930s that have been adapted for movies. You have focused on The Maltese Falcon, by Dashiell Hammett. Your search in EBSCOhost might look like this:

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Your topic is the use of computers in teaching Chinese. Your search in EBSCOhost might look like this:

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Your topic is the relation of attention deficit disorder to reading disabilities. You need English-language peer-reviewed articles only. Your search in Thomson Gale's InfoTrac might look like this:

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You want to find material on Isabel Allende. Your search in Thomson Gale's InfoTrac might look like this:

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You want to find books on funeral rites in Japan. Your search in ProQuest's Literature Online might look like this:

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You want to find what the subject of your professor's dissertation was and when she received her degree. Your search in ProQuest's Literature Online might look like this:

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