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Nordic Heritage Museum
The Nordic Heritage Museum shares Nordic culture with people of all ages and backgrounds by exhibiting art and objects, preserving collections, providing educational and cultural experiences, and serving as a community gathering place.
Online Reference Tools
Credo Reference is an online tool that provides access to hundreds of background sources covering every major subject.
What if PLU doesn’t own the book/article you want?
Interlibrary Loan (ILL) is a free service that allows current PLU students, faculty & staff to receive books from other libraries. Some things to keep in mind when using ILL:
Plan ahead! Articles usually arrive in your email in 2-5 days--books can take 5-10 days
Books can be picked up on the ILL shelf on the 1st floor. Just take them to the Circulation desk for check out.
The can be found either, Interlibrary Loan link
a) within the catalog or database, or
b) in the navigation bar at the top of the library website
Never used it? Click on First Time Users link
Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)
Search scholarly journals, professional and trade association journals, general and specialty interest magazines, and newspapers
MLA International Bibliography (EBSCO)
Provides a subject index for books and articles published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics.
Archive of scholarly research and book reviews back to the 19th century
Ethnic NewsWatch: A History (ENW) (ProQuest)
Publications from Asian-American, Jewish, African-American, Native-American, Arab-American, Eastern-European, and multi-ethnic communities, from 1959 through 1989.
How to find Specific Journals
If you want to find out if the Library has access to a particular journal title either in print or online follow these steps:
Use the Journals@PLU link located in the navigation bar at top of the library website
Type the name of the journal (for example, Journal of Popular Culture ), then click the Browse button
The next page lists the dates ranges & format options (online, microfilm, print)
Select your desired format:
For Print or Microform materials, click the link to find the call number go upstairs and retrieve the journal