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Advanced Writing in the Disciplines (AWD) : 3309 (Humanities)

A guide to online and print resources for Advanced Writing in the Disciplines

Search Tools

There are a number of approaches to searching:

Beyond the Basics

The subject guides are a rich source of information for research in the field, containing links to relevant databases, statistics, online reference works, and more.

Databases specific to your discipline provide better access to articles, improved searching, and other additional services that can help guide your research. In addition to research guides that are specific to a major, there are many other guides available that are specific to areas of study that cover multiple disciplines (such as African American Studies).

Here is a select list of subject guides:

Online Reference

Below is a selection of reference databases that the Library subscribes to. You can also browse the entire list on the library's web site.

Need Help?

Drop by the reference desk for help, or call us at (617)373-2356.

To make an appointment for a research consultation, contact the subject specialist for the discipline listed:

Art & Design: Regina Pagani

Media @ Screen Studies: Debra Mandel

English & American Literature: Amanda Rust

Modern Foreign Languages: Regina Pagani

Music: Debra Mandel

History: Karen Merguerian

Philosophy: Brian Greene

Religion: Brian Greene