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Frederick E. Berry Library and Learning Commons

ENL 354: Native American Literature

Library Databases for Background Information

Search Example: Literary Reference Center Database

  • The online database Literary Reference Center links to reference books and journal articles about Native American Literature. 
    • Reference books will provide an introduction to the topic.
    • The following screen shots demonstrate how to use it.
  • Step #1: Find the database on and enter it:
  • Step #2: In the alphabetical list of databases, go to "L" and scroll down to Literary Reference Center:
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  • Step #3: Enter search terms and place limits in the left margin for: Reference Books, specific dates, and full-text:
  • Step #4: Browse search results. Select articles of interest. Click on html or PDF icon to open.
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