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Jessie Ball duPont Library

Research Help

Research Guides by Subject

Take a look at the Research Guides compiled by Sewanee librarians. There should be one focused on your discipline, and likely even your specific courses!

Starting Your Research

Need an introduction to a topic? We can help with that. These sources will offer you background on:

  • topics

  • facts and figures

  • pointers to major sources of research

  • assistance in helping to narrow or to better define a research topic


Among the best starting points are the Credo Reference Collection and the Oxford Bibliographies Online

Online Reference Collections

Credo Reference Search Box

Oxford Bibliographies Online

Using TigerSearch