Although the library has many databases that contain scholarly articles relevant to writing research, there are a few core databases that provide access to the most significant journals in the field such as:
ProQuest Complete is a multidisciplinary database that contains a variety of humanities- and social science-based resources including access to key journals in the field. This database also provides access to MLA International Bibliography.
The databases listed above are the key subject-focused databases for this discipline, but there are other databases that might be useful to your research depending on your topic. Check out this link to view a more extensive list of databases with scholarly articles related to writing, rhetoric, and composition.