COLWRIT 8: English as a Second Language

Search Results

  • click on the title to see full record (including abstracts and descriptors)
  • to limit by publication type (peer-reviewed journals, conferences, books, etc.) click on the appropriate tab or link
  • if necessary,look for other limits (latest update, journal articles only, english only) and more advanced searches
  • select records to save to your personalized list; lists may be e-mailed, downloaded, printed

Article Databases - Finding

Search an article database to find citations (title, author, title of journal, date, page numbers) for articles on a particular topic.  The Library gives you access to over 200 article databases covering different disciplines.

1.  Think about which academic disciplines might write about your topic.  Examples:  literature, film, anthropology, history...

2.  Find the appropriate article database by subject (academic discipline or department).  Look for "Recommended" databases.

Library home > Articles > Article Databases by Subject

3.  OR, to find newspaper databases:

Library home > Articles >  News Article Databases

Sample Searches - Finding Articles

Library home > Articles > News Article Databases > Access World News

Shortcuts:  California newspapers

All Text:  occupy farm berkeley

UC-eLinks - Find Article Text/Location

Once you've searched a database to find articles, you may need to use UC-eLinks orange logo to link to a PDF or html file if the full text is not immediately available. Each database is a bit different, but a good rule of thumb is this: when you see the Uc-eLinks icon click on it to view your article access options, which can range from full text to a call number to an Interlibrary Loan request:

UC e-Links image

For more information, here's a tutorial on using UC-eLinks.

Daily Californian newspaper

Current issues - Daily Cal web site

1997 - 2009 :  go to Lexis-Nexis

From September 01, 1997 through December 05, 2009

Stories from December 15, 2001 through January 3, 2002 are not available

in the "Search the News" section, enter Daily Californian in the Source Title box

and your search terms in the Search for box

Earlier years:  ask for assistance at the Newspaper/Microforms Room, 40 Doe Library.  Hours


Last Update: September 12, 2013 11:09