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Linguistics: Library Resources

A research guide for the study of linguistics.

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Subject Headings/Search Terms

Whether you're searching the OPAL online catalog or databases, here are some specific subject headiings and search terms you may find useful when trying to locate articles on your topic:

Advertising -- language
African languages -- Influence on English
American Sign Language
Animal Communication
Autistic children -- Language.

Bible -- Language style
Bilingualism -- Psychological aspects
Bilingualism in children.
Black English
Business communication

College students -- United States -- Slang
Communication in families
Communication - - Language
Corpora (Linguistics)

Dialect literature, American -- History and criticism
Discourse analysis

Education, Bilingual
English language -- Accents and accentuation
English language -- Dialects -- Social aspects
English language -- Etymology
English language -- History
English language -- Jargon
English language -- Phonology
English language -- Religious aspects
English language -- Rhetoric
English language -- Slang
English language -- Southern States.
English language -- Synonyms and antonyms
Ethnic identity
English language -- Study and teaching -- African American students.

Historical linguistics

Indo-European languages -- Etymology.
Indo-European languages -- Semantics.

Language acquisition
Language attrition
Language and emotions
Language and languages -- Etymology
Language maintenance
Language obsolescence
Language in the workplace
Linguistics -- History
Language and culture
Linguistics - - (country)
Liturgical language -- English
Language disorders
Learning in animals

Mammals -- Behavior
Mass media and language.
Metaphor in the Bible
Metaphor inliterature
Metaphor -- Social aspects
Multicultural education

Parent-Child Relations

Racism in language

Second language acquisition
Sexism in language
Sexism in liturgical language.
Social behavior in animals

Women -- Language