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Databases by Subject | Literature

Artemis Literary Sources

  • Gale Artemis: Literary Sources integrates Gale's literature resources into one comprehensive research experience.

    Gale

Catalogue of Digitized Medieval Manuscripts

  • This site was designed to enable users to find fully digitized manuscripts currently available on the web.

International Children’s Digital Library

  • The ICDL's goal is to build a collection of freely available books in a digital format that represents outstanding historical and contemporary titles from throughout the world. Ultimately, the ICDL Foundation aspires to have every culture and language represented so that every child can know and appreciate the riches of children's literature from the world community.

Literature Resource Center

  • Information on literary figures from all time periods writing in such genres as fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history, journalism, and more. Includes critical essays, plot summaries, author biographies.

    Gale

Literature Resources from Gale

  • Research authors and their works, literary movements and genres. Search across several major Literature databases to find full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism, reviews, biographical information and overviews.

    Gale

MLA International Bibliography

  • This international database provides an index of journal articles, books and dissertations in literature, language and linguistics, folklore, theory and criticism, etc.

    EBSCOhost

Scribner Writers Online

  • Scribner Writers Series includes 15-20 page signed essays on more than 2,000 authors and literary genres drawn from the acclaimed Scribner print series.

    Gale GVRL

Shelley-Godwin Archive

  • The Shelley-Godwin Archive will provide the digitized manuscripts of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, William Godwin, and Mary Wollstonecraft, bringing together online for the first time ever the widely dispersed handwritten legacy of this uniquely gifted family of writers. The result of a partnership between the New York Public Library and the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities, in cooperation with Oxford’s Bodleian Library, the S-GA also includes key contributions from the Huntington Library, the British Library, and the Houghton Library. In total, these partner libraries contain over 90% of all known relevant manuscripts.

Twayne Authors Online

  • Comprises 600 full-text titles from the Twayne Literary Masters series, 200 each from Twayne World, US, and English Authors.

    Gale GVRL

Wright American Fiction 1851-1875

  • This is a collection of 19th century American fiction, as listed in Lyle Wright's bibliography American Fiction, 1851-1875.