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Library & Information Technology

Resources for International Students

Find articles and electronic books

Try looking for journal or magazine articles about your subject.
  • Browse the A-to-Z list of our article databases to find relevant places to start your research.
  • Read the "Help" pages of the databases to learn more search tips and tricks.
  • Read abstracts to find additional keywords to search.
  • Many articles are "Full Text", meaning you can print or save the entire article for immediate use.
  • Some articles may only show an abstract.  You may have to find the full text of the article in person at the library.  

Language Tools in EBSCOhost

Changing your Interface Language:

  • All EBSCOhost databases (identified by the blue, circular EBSCOhost logo) offer the ability to change the language of the search screen.  Click on the Languages link at the top of the screen and choose the language you prefer.

Languages available in EBSCO databases

Limiting by Language:

  • All EBSCOhost databases also offer a language option on the Advanced Search screen which allows you to search for materials in a language other than English.  Be sure to scroll down on the search screen to locate the Language menu.  This option will search materials available exclusively in the language you prefer and display English-language materials that have been translated to your preferred language.

language selector

Translating the full text of an article:

  • In EBSCOhost databases, articles in HTML format can be translated from the item screen.  When you see an article with this icon: HTML full text icon, click on this link.  You will see options for translating the article above the title of the article.

    Choose language for translation