Databases are a good place to start when looking for scholarly journals and articles.
English Subject Databases
Start your research at the Library's website: http://www.millsaps.edu/library/
Enter your search term in Big Search. Try starting with broad terms.
From there you can look for articles, books, and films
Browse Library Books by Subject
Language and Literature books, often with call numbers starting with P, are located on the top floor in the West wing. They are arranged by country, then time period, then author. The broad categories are as follows:
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