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SOUTHcat: USA Libraries' Catalog
SOUTHcat is the catalog for the libraries at the University of South Alabama. Use this to find records for books, electronic books, media items, and government documents in our collection.
Databases & E-Reference
The list of electronic databases and reference sources subscribed to by the Marx Library. Use this link to find newspaper, magazine, and academic journal articles from a variety of sources.
The list of newspapers, magazines, and journals subscribed to by the library. Use this to search a specific periodical or to locate a citation.
Ask a Librarian
Contact information for the reference department at the Marx Library. Includes phone, email, and live chat information.
In This Guide:
A guide to using SOUTHcat, USA Libraries' catalog, to find books, media, and government documents held by the USA Libraries.
Selected Reference Books
A guide to selected reference books held by the University Library.
A guide to using the USA Libraries' subscription electronic resources to find scholarly articles.
A list of web resources recommended by USA Librarians.
A guide to print and web resources about the Chicago Manual of Style.
Help & More
Got questions? This page has contact information for your friendly USA librarians.
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Great handout from the Writing Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill about the essential first step of any research project - understanding the assignment.
These guides, compiled by USA librarians, can help you identify key print and electronic sources in your disciplines.