Starting Points

Places to Start

  • Drew Alumni Borrowing Policies
    Interested in checking out a book from Drew's library? Look here for information.
  • Public Libraries
    Some state libraries offer their residents access to subscription databases like the ones you might have used at Drew. Use the State Library tab to find out what your state offers.
  • Google Scholar
    Search scholarly literature including journal articles, books, and patents. Set Scholar Preferences to Drew University or a college or university near you to find out if the school library has access to the full text of articles or owns the book.
  • Library of Congress Home
    Access the catalog and digital collections of the world's largest library.
  • THOMAS (Library of Congress)
    Legislative information from Library of congress
  • DOAJ -- Directory of Open Access Journals
    Full text access to 6000+ scholarly journals containing 500,000+ articles.
  • Wikipedia
    The encyclopedia ANYONE can edit.
  • ODP - Open Directory Project
    A directory of websites, selected by humans and categorized by subject.
  • PubMed home
    PubMed comprises more than 20 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

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Business

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Education

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Government

Humanities

Humanities

Health

Health

Science

Science and Technology

Social Science

Social Science

  • State of Working America
    Economic indicators and demographics, especially focusing on low- and middle-income families. Special features on "The Economic Landscape," "The Great Recession," and "Inequality." From the Economic Policy Institute; uses primarily U.S. Government statistics.
  • Google Scholar
    Search scholarly literature including journal articles, books, and patents. Set Scholar Preferences to Drew University or a college or university near you to find out if the school library has access to the full text of articles or owns the book.
  • WHO | World Health Organization