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Terrier F1RSTS Library Connections: Library Resources


Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab)

The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University houses writing resources and instructional material, and we provide these as a free service of the Writing Lab at Purdue. Students, members of the community, and users worldwide will find information to assist with many writing projects.

Chicago Manual of Style 17th Edition @ Purdue Online Writing Lab

We also have a guide to citing your sources.

BU Libraries and BU Libraries SEARCH

Use the BU Libraries website to find people, locations, hours and help with projects. 

Use BU Libraries Search to find books and ebooks, journal articles, databases, newspapers, films and video, sound and images.

Learn more about how to use BU Libraries Search

Books for First Generation students in the BU Libraries

Find Articles

The databases listed here are excellent places to get started for finding books and scholarly articles. You can find more specialized, subject-specific databases on our list of research guides.