Intensive English Program

Piera Fumagalli/Jeffrey Klepper

One Search 

You can search for books and articles from the home page of the Oviatt Library.

Introduction to One Search


  • You can use One Search from the library home page to find books OR search the catalog for more difficult topics.
  • Remember to select the tab Books and Media when using One Search.

Need help reading a book's call number to check it out ? 

Searching for Articles

Article databases

  1. Academic Search Elite (EBSCO)
  2. General OneFile (Gale)
  3. JSTOR
  4. Wilson OmniFile Full Text 
  5. More ?  Articles by Subject

Need more help developing a search strategy ?  

MLA -- Citations 

  •  MLA Style Guide (PDF) by Eric Garcia
  • Here is an example of a MLA citation for a scholarly/academic/peer reviewed article found via the library.

Need more help understanding you need to cite sources?

Need More Help?

Research Strategies Guide

Also you can visit Ask Us for text, email, chat, reference desk hours for more help with your research.


Laura Wimberley, PhD, MLIS

Reference & Instruction

Phone : 818-677-5001
Email :
Office : Oviatt 319