To access any database in this Research Guide from off campus, you will need your myMCC login.
If your research assignment requires you to write about literary criticism or literary themes, the following databases are a good place to start.
Keywords and Database Searching
The Free Web is made up of web pages you can find using Google and other free web search engines. Some assignments do not allow free web resources. Good material may be found here, but you might also find a lot of popular resources that are inappropriate for academic writing. Refer to our SCARAB for help in evaluating your sources.
The Fee Web (also known as the Hidden, Invisible, or Deep Web) includes subscription databases. You can limit your results to full text and scholarly, peer-reviewed articles that are often required.
An organized collection of computer records having a standard format designed for efficient retrieval of information.
Advantages of Online Databases: