English 401A: Funny Girls

Professor D'Amore

Librarian:  Laura Crain
lcrain@smcvt.edu
Durick Library, room 232C

BIBLIOGRAPHY

     EasyBib

     MLA formatting guide from Purdue University Online Writing Lab

BIOGRAPHIES / MAJOR WORKS

     Biography in Context

     Contemporary Black Biography

     Credo Reference
     Search Biographical encyclopedias and dictionaries

     Literature Resource Center
     Biographical information about many authors

 BOOKS

     Library Catalog

     WorldCat  (Interlibrary Loan)

 CRITICAL RECEPTION

     New York Times (1980-present)
     Washington Post (1996-present)
     Choose Advanced Search.  Under Document Type check "Reviews" box
     Historical U.S. Newspapers (NYT 1851 to 4 yrs ago & WP 1887 to 17 years ago)
     Access World News

DISCOVERY SEARCH:  search for the majority of the Library's resources

GOOGLE SCHOLAR:  search for scholarly literature on the internet

DISSERTATIONS  -- use advanced search to limit to doctoral dissertation and master's theses

OTHER SOURCES  (these sources are generally not included in a Discovery search)
     GenderWatch
     Black Newspapers
     Google Scholar

NEED A BIOGRAPHY/MEMOIR?

     Recommend a purchase

VIDEOS

     DVD's in the Library

     Google videos

     YouTube

NEED HELP?

     Schedule a research appointment

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