Translation and Interpretation

History of Translation

Several early editions of rare and antiquarian books and translations can be found in our Archives and Special Collections (Morisset, room 039).

The books from this collection can be located via OMNI


To locate the books in our collection, start with OMNI:

Simple Search | Advanced Search | How to Use OMNI

You can use WorldCat to search the collections of other libraries and request books via interlibrary loan service.

How to Search for Books in OMNI

Go to Advanced Search box

→ Under Resource Type, select Books

→ Enter your keyword(s)

Sort or limit your search results by options on the left-hand side.

If a book is available online, enter your login information.

If a book is not available online, note its location and its call number (starts with a letter).

More information on off-campus access.

Scholarly Articles

Many databases allow you to limit your search to peer-reviewed articles.

To find out if a journal is peer reviewed (i.e. evaluated by other scholars working in the same field), consult Ulrich's Periodicals Directory, Journal Guide or QOAM (Quality Open Access Market).

See also: Journal Metrics, Journal Finder, and How to Assess a Journal [PDF]

Keeping Up-to-date with Research

Open Search Engines and Repositories


To search for an open access version of any article, use, Unpaywall or openaccessbutton.


This research guide by Téa Rokolj is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 4.0