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Humanities - English and Cultural Studies: Databases and journals


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Activate FindIt@UWA links in Google Scholar to access the UWA full text version of articles.  Once activated, you will see FindIt@UWA links - click these and the online, UWA databases will be searched for you.

To activate the FindIt@UWA feature in Google Scholar when off campus:

1  Go to Google Scholar

2 Click on Settings (the small black cogwheel - the last icon in the top menu)

3 Select Library Links in the left hand side menu

4 Enter University of Western Australia (or UWA, or University of WA) in the search box and click on the magnifying glass

5 Tick the checkbox for the option The University of Western Australia (FindIt@UWA)

6 Click Save


Welcome to the English and Cultural Studies guide! This guide will help you find information resources on your topic. Click on the tabs to navigate.



To search for English and Cultural Studies related journals, try different keyword searches in OneSearch from the IS homepage.

This example uses the keywords 'english and cultur*'. The truncation symbol * will allow your search to include all endings of the word for example 'culture, cultural, cultures' etc.

Use the drop down menu to search for only journal titles.

Once your search results are presented, you can use the limits on the left to further refine your search. For example you can refine by 'topic', 'online', 'peer reviewed' etc.