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English Composition Student Research Guide: Articles

A guide for students in ENGL 109, 110, 111, 121, 131, 281, and other composition courses.

Find Articles

Find scholarly, news, or magazine articles using the following databases. 

If you are searching from off campus, you'll be prompted to login with your UWNetID before entering the database.

Find Articles by Research Area

Depending on your topic, you may need to search for articles in discipline-specific databases. Try starting in one of the databases below. For more databases by discipline, check out our Research Guides.

Finding News Articles

Quick Search Tips

Search tip: AND between keywords narrows your search: students AND Facebook

OR between keywords broadens your search: Facebook OR MySpace.

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Download the PDF of a Scholarly Article

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