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E-resources and Databases from CSUB:

  • Quick Search
    • QuickSearch performs your search across several hundred databases and returns articles and ebooks to which CSUB students, faculty, and staff have access. You can broaden your search for materials available via Interlibrary Loan by selecting the “Add results beyond the library’s collection” option on the left.
  • Project Muse
    • “Project MUSE is a leading provider of digital humanities and social sciences content; since 1995, its electronic journal collections have supported a wide array of research needs at academic, public, special, and school libraries worldwide. MUSE books and journals, from leading university presses and scholarly societies, are fully integrated for search and discovery.”
  • JSTOR
    • “Scholarly resources on JSTOR include Archival and Current Journals, Books, and Primary Sources.”
  • Chicano Database (EBSCO)
    • “Includes over 67,000 records form more than 2,400 journal and other resources including newspapers, books, and book chapters. This database provides coverage dating back to the 1960s and selective indexing dating back to the early 1900s. Subject coverage includes art, bilingual education, education, labor, literature, mental health, law, poetry, politics, and sociology.”
  • EnthnicNewswatch (ProQuest)
    • “Ethnic and minority publications – journal articles. Subject Area(s):‎ History, The Arts, News & Newspapers, Social Sciences, Literature & Language”
  • Humanities Full Text (Wilson/EBSCO)
    • Resources include: “feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry, and book reviews as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicalsm radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more.”
  • MLA Interntational Bibiography (EBSCO)
    • Produced by the Modern Language Association, this database contains over 2.3 million citations for journal articles, books, and dissertations published internationally and dating as far back as the 1920s.
  • Handbook of Latin American Studies Online
    • “a bibliography on Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars. Edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress, the multidisciplinary Handbook alternates annually between the social sciences and the humanities.”
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