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Martha S. Grafton Library

General Resources: Articles

A guide to general, interdisciplinary resources, including reference works, books and articles.

Using Databases

The library has access to a number of different databases that will help you with your research.

Use the article databases to search for citations, abstracts and full-text articles. 

The newspaper databases will help you find current and historical newspaper articles.

If full-text is not available in your database, first check the Print & Online Journal List to check for access in one of our other databases.  If still not available, you can request articles through Interlibrary Loan.


Google Scholar

Search the web for articles using Google Scholar. Remember to check the Journal Finder to find full-text of any articles you find.

Google Scholar Search

Search Databases

General Databases


Searches Academic Search Complete, JSTOR, LexisNexis Academic, MasterFILE Premier, Newspaper Source Plus, Project Muse and Regional Business News.

Article Databases

Newspaper Databases

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