For Students

Finding Information

Course Reserves: by Course Number | by Instructor
Subject Guides: guides to useful databases, reference works, web sites, and more for each academic subject
Journals A-Z: when you know the name of the journal, magazine or newspaper you need, search here for full-text availability through D'Amour Library.

Access to the New York Times: register for digital access to the daily New York Times, or use our databases to search for content from 1851 to present.

Managing your Coursework and Research

Kodiak: course management system

Assignment Calculator: enter the current date, your deadline, and the subject of your project and get a customized timeline for completing a research project, step by step.
Citation Guides for correct MLA, APA, Chicago, and CSE formats
Copyright Policy for Western New England University
Course Handouts and Bibliographies: guides to research for individual classes and library workshops.
Plagiarism: guides to identifying and avoiding it
ResearchPath: the Information Literacy Tutorial with six modules: Starting Smart, Choosing a Topic, Using WILDPAC, Finding Articles, Using the Web, and Citing Sources.

Library and Research Assistance

Student Guide to D'Amour Library (90KB PDF)
Ask a Librarian: how to reach a librarian for research assistance; by IM, phone, email, or in person.
Schedule a Reference Appointment for an in-depth research consultation.
Interlibrary Loan/Borrowing from Other Libraries
Check Your Borrower's Record


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