Research Resources

Click on the links below to access the various resources:

  • Research Databases
    The library at Wade College offers many electronic resources which can be accessed either at the library or from the convenience of your own home. Search in any of our electronic databases or simply browse our online personal access catalog. If you don't find the information you seek, librarians can provide research assistance or suggestions.

  • Magazines & Journal Subscriptions 
    In addition to books and electronic resources, the Wade College Library offers a large selection of magazines. The library’s periodical collection supports the college’s curriculum, and provides a wealth of information in a variety of subject areas. Current magazines and back issues are displayed in the reading area.  Magazines may only be used in the library, but this list of magazines provides links to many of their current issues.

  • Resource Guides
    The resource guides provide concentration/subject specific books and magazines available in the library and a list of recommended websites. A list of free online periodicals for each concentration is below.

  • Online Magazines
    Direct links to current print and online-only magazines for Fashion, Graphic, and Interior Design. 

  • Evaluating Web Sites Guides
    Information on the web can be overwhelming. Millions of articles on every subject imaginable are available at our fingertips. Anyone can publish articles on the worldwide web without validation of content. How can you evaluate which facts are appropriate and which are not? There are website evaluation guidelines and questions you can use to determine the quality of information.

  • Citation Style Guides
    Find links to online citation generators, library resources, and style guides created by the library to assist you in citing your sources for your research and reference papers.
  • Remote Access
    Remote access gives students and faculty the flexibility and ability to access the Library's catalog, the various library research databases, and your own student files from home, work or anywhere.  A current Wade College ID and Password are required.  Click on the link above for instructions on how to set this up.