SWO 431

Need Help? Contact a Librarian

Chat with us!
 
 
Call 610.436.2453
Text 610.915.8659


Available today:

Contact Danielle

Writing Literature Reviews

Have a Strategy to Keep Track of Your Sources

Pick a strategy you are comfortable with! 

Keep them all in your email.
Devote a folder in Dropbox or Google Drive to what you find.
Or try one of these Citation Managers:

 

Start Searching

Widen Your Search/Find an Article From a Citation 

The Library Search box and Google Scholar both search a wide array of resources, from many different disciplines. They are also useful to locate the full text of specific citations from an article you already have - put in the article's title, and hit search!

Set up to access WCU resources on Google Scholar by: 

  1. Click on the menu () in the upper left on the Google Scholar homepage.

  2. Choose Settings ()from the menu that appears.

  3. Clicking on Library Links from the left menu. 

  4. Searching for West Chester University, then clicking on the box next to the result that says West Chester University Libraries-- Find-It @WCU, and hit save. 

After you have done this, look for links that say either Find-It @ WCU or Check Availability @ WCU, to see if full text is available through WCU.

West Chester University   ---    WCU Libraries  25 West Rosedale Avenue, West Chester, PA 19383  610-430-4400