Pew Learning Center & Ellison Library

FRS 121 - What Work Is

Fall 2011

Professor: Gary Hawkins, ext. 3718
Librarian: Heather Stewart Harvey, ext. 3062

Books, Books, and more Books!

  • Use our catalog to find books, videos, CDs, etc.            
  • Use WorldCat to find and request books from other libraries.                                                                  


    Just so you know:

  • Reference books contain overviews of a range of topics.
  • Regular books usually present more focused treatments of a subject.
  • Electronic books can be viewed or checked out online.


Find Articles

Finding an article can involve three steps.

 1. Use Articles & Databases to find articles or citations. If the citation includes the full-text or image, you can get the article right away. If not, go to Step 2.

 2. Use Journal Finder to see if we have the journal you want. If we do, get your article from the source. If not, go to Step 3.

 3. Use Interlibrary Loan to request the article from another library. Please allow time.

Selected Full-Text Databases and Web Sites

 Interdisciplinary databases covering a variety of subjects:

 Some Economics & Social Science databases:

  Newspaper Databases:

  Some Websites for Statistics:


  • Painless Library Research includes information on documentation and plagiarism.                                                  
  • Personal assistance: send me email, call me at ext. 3062, or come see me.                                                                            
  • Tour the library.

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