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  • HOLLIS is the Harvard Library catalog. It searches most library resources in a single unified search, including books, articles, media and more. For more information see the HOLLIS User Guide.
  • Academic Search Premier  is a multi-disciplinary database covering over 4,700 magazines, newspapers, and scholarly journals.
  • Google Scholar enables you to search for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research.


  • Social Science Premium Collection is a database that includes coverage of  the academic literature in politics, sociology, education, and anthropology.
  • PsycInfo covers the profesional and academic literature in psychology and related disciplines.  Produced by the American Psychological Association.

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  • Oxford Reference brings together digitized entries from Oxford's Dictionaries, Companions and Encyclopedias, spanning multiple subject areas.