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UMass Amherst Libraries

College Writing

English 112

Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Premier (EBSCO) is a great general and interdisciplinary database that searches all different types of articles.  So whether you instructor wants peer reviewed sources, or articles in Newsweek, this is a great resource to use for your general education classes.  Once in your classes for you major, you may want to speak with your Subject Librarian for more specific subject databases.  Another helpful tool are our subject LibGuides!

Helpful Tutorials:

Why Use Databases?  Includes helpful tips and shortcuts!

Introduction to EBSCOhost Databases

A Basic Search in EBSCO Databases

Creating an Advanced Search in EBSCO Databases