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French: Subject guide for french studies

Resources


Search for books and articles

  • ERIC
    ERIC (The Education Resources Information Center) is the world's largest digital database of education literature.
  • Google Scholar
    Search engine for scholarly literature.
  • Journals
    Search for journals in the library's collection of printed and electronic journals.
  • MLA International Bibliography
    Database for literature on linguistics and literature.
  • SUDOC
    The "Système Universitaire de Dokumentation" (SUDOC) catalogue is a French collective catalogue created by Higher Educational and Research libraries and resource centres. A good resource for finding French books, including dissertations.
  • TEL (Thèses en Ligne)
    French dissertations in full text.
  • WorldCat
    A search service providing information on titles held by more than 10,000 libraries worldwide.

 

Encylopedias and dictionaries

  • Encyclopaedia Britannica
    Encyclopaedia in English consisting of hundreds of thousands of articles, biographies, videos and images.
  • RAMEAU
    Useful French thesaurus for finding subject terms for searching in e.g. SUDOC.

      More dictionaries can be found in section Fj(x) in the library.

 

Student theses

  • Essays.se
    Search for full-text theses submitted at Swedish universities.
  • DiVA
    Find full-text theses and other scholarly works submitted at Högskolan Dalarna.

 

Other resources

  • French Studies Web
    Links to French web resources selected by the American Association of College and Research Libraries.  
  • Gallica
    Gallica est la bibliothèque numérique de la Bibliothèque nationale de France et de ses partenaires. Différents types de supports sont représentés : imprimés (monographies, périodiques et presse) en mode image et en mode texte, manuscrits, documents sonores, partitions, documents iconographiques, cartes et plans.
  • Project Gutenberg
    Find free full-text books. 

Subject Librarian

Paul Flack

 

Tel: 023-778179

Email: pfl@du.se

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