Research Tools


  • Summon Search – Find library books, articles, dissertations, multimedia, and more.
  • All Databases – Links to all the article databases with descriptions and links to related resources.
  • Popular Databases – Links to the most popular article and reference databases.

Online Journals

  • Search Journals – Search for online and print journals, magazines, newspapers, and microfilm/microfiche.
  • Browse Journals – Browse Marshall University Libraries’ journals by title, subject or ISSN.

Online Catalogs

Electronic Resources

  • Google Scholar – Google scholar provides a simple way to search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites.
  • Credo Reference – Online library reference sources, including dictionaries, almanacs, encyclopedias, and more.
  • Marshall Digital Scholar – Marshall Digital Scholar serves to collect, preserve, and provide global access to the scholarly and creative work of faculty, students, and alumni of Marshall University, as well as university publications, images, recordings, archives, and special collections, in order to promote discovery, research, and collaboration across disciplines and institutions.
  • Electronic Resources – Electronic books and informative websites.