Before conducting your search:
Possible search terms:
If you are going to research a particular event try adding the name of your event to your search, for example "Bloody Sunday" AND "mourning"
JSTOR is a good, multidisciplinary database with which to start. If you are looking for material on literature, religion, class, gender studies, history, or visual arts, you can also start with this database; however, you can also try one of the discipline-specific or multidisciplinary databases below.
Once you have found relevant resources, use the "Full Text Online" link to get access. If the library does not have access, request the item through Document Delivery
The most comprehensive database for literary studies is the MLA International Bibliography, which forms part of Literary Reference Center Plus.