Tracing Word Histories with the Oxford English Dictionary [5:23]
Access and use the Oxford English Dictionary to look up different senses of words and their histories.
Reception Study and Historical Newspapers [7:43]
Explore newspapers as a means to understand how readers and critics of a particular time read and received a work. Navigate the ProQuest Historical Newspapers database.
Searching for Scholarly Articles [8:08]
Compare techniques for searching in a bibliographic database, such as MLA International Bibliography to searching within a full text database, such as Project Muse.