While this guide focuses attention on electronic resources, consider that the most useful materials for your research may be in print, microfilm, or other traditional format. When in doubt, contact your subject librarian.
When searching catalogs or databases, try your search using various terms including those of the original language (if not English) as results will vary. Keep a running list of terms that provided productive, relevant results. If you are working on a thesis or dissertation, consider setting up a RSS feed.