Project MuseA database good for finding books and journal articles in the areas of social science, history, literature & arts.
JSTORJSTOR contains full text journal articles, books & book chapters. The information in this databases covers many areas.
Simply ScriptsHundreds of free, downloadable scripts, movie scripts, screenplays, and transcripts of movies, television, anime and radio shows.
American film scripts onlineScripts for films that have won a major award, are critically acclaimed, or that have historical or social significance.
Useful for providing an overview of a topic or issue. Contains background information and context and is very useful as a starting point for research - especially if you are new to a topic!
Contains the latest research on very specific topics and often contains in-depth analysis. Journal articles are published more quickly than books so can be used to find more up to date information.
Depending on your course, major or specialty, this could include creative works (e.g. films, music, audio tracks) or non-creative works (e.g. news broadcasts, online tutorials, animations or visualisations).
Many industries produce magazines that contain articles with insights and discussions of specific industry trends & developments, or showcase new works or innovations from people working in the industry. They can be found online or in print, and can be used to find information about an industry.