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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.
These reference sources may help you find good information for this
class. This guide is by no means comprehensive; rather, it is intended to
serve as a starting point for your research and assignments. For
further assistance, see the Help & More tab to contact a librarian.
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.
This online tool developed by the University of Minnesota can help you plan your research paper. Don't procrastinate!
This guide was created with the assistance of Alisha M. Linam, our Reference Intern, who is a graduate student at the University of Alabama.