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Key Resources for Language and Linguistics
Index and summaries of peer-reviewed literature in behavioural science and mental health, from 1800s onwards.
Access to subscribed journals and ebooks published by Cambridge University Press.
Communication and Mass Media Complete (CMMC)
Research and reference resource encompassing the breadth of the communication discipline.
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)
This database abstracts and indexes the international literature in linguistics and language sciences, from 1973 onwards.
Multi-disciplinary abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings.
A tool to explore how language works. Its algorithms analyse authentic texts of billions of words (text corpora) to identify instantly what is typical in language and what is rare, unusual or emerging usage. It is also designed for text analysis or text mining applications.
This is an EU funded resource. Access for UK institutions will cease on 31st January 2021.
Wiley Online Library
Access to subscribed journals and ebooks published by Wiley-Blackwell.
Key Resources user guides
Literature Searching tutorials
Using Key Resources
These resources allow you to search across subject specific collections. Use them to do the following;
- Do a systematic search
- To be able to create an account to save your searches
- Record your search history
- Narrow your results to different types of evidence key to your subject, e.g systematic reviews or quantitative or qualitative studies.
Other ways to find articles
Use the Online Journal Finder A-Z
- To search for a specific journal title
- Check the date range we hold a journal title
- To check if the library has a specific online article.
- Search for books, ebooks and journal articles in one go.
- Gather keywords for your search topic.
- Get a good understanding of the range of literature on your topic.
What if I can't access an article?
- If the library does not have an article you need you can request it via Interlibrary loan.