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ENG725: Mining Critical Theory Journals

Going directly to excellent sources

PMLA Web Site

Where to Find PMLA in Berry Library Databases

  • Proquest Central and Proquest Research provide indexing of PMLA from 1988 to the present.
    • Additionally, these databases have full text for articles published between 1988 and 2000.
  • JSTOR carries PMLA from 1889 to six years ago. 
    • It provides full-text of issues.
    • However, indexing of current issues is uneven. 
    • Use Proquest to identify articles published within the past 6 years.
  • To read articles published within the past six years, submit interlibrary loan requests:

Example #1: Searching PMLA within JSTOR


  • Click "JSTOR"

  • JSTOR opens.
  • Enter your search terms
  • Select "In This Journal" in the drop-down menu to the right:

  • Your search results are limited to those within PMLA:


Example #2: Finding Citations to PMLA Articles in Proquest Central

  • Search for "PMLA" on the Berry Library home page Library Search Box

  • Select "ProQuest Central":

  • This is the search box for PMLA within the ProQuest Central database:

  • Entering my term "postcolonialism" will only search PMLA:

  • Results are limited to PMLA: