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Octavia Butler: Databases & Websites

A library research guide to support ENG103 and other classes studying Octavia Butler's works.

Google Books

The search below is only a sample.  You can delete the text in the search box and perform your own search for books available through Google Books.

Note: Some Google Books are available in full-text, while others only allow a limit preview or publication information only.

Google Book Search

Useful Websites

General Databases

These databases will give you full-text free access to published articles (many that are ordinarily behind a paywall):

Issues Databases

Lots of pro/con essays and issue overviews here. 

Two-Minute Videos: Video Guides to Help You Use the Library

Short video tutorials on using databases here: Two-Minute Videos: Video Guides to Help You Use the Library


How to Search with Academic Search Complete:

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