Recommended databases for English
Recommended Reference Books
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Literary Criticism Book Lists
The literature of literary criticism is vast and specialized. Check out some of the Quickbibs listed below to get started! (Note: some items may only be available through Interlibrary Loan).
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Science of Language (Linguistics)
|English Language (study, history of)||PE 1-3729|
Style, Composition, Rhetoric
|Literature (general)||PN 1-6790|
|English Literature||PR 1-9680|
|American Literature||PS 1-3576|
|Biography, memoirs, letters, etc.||PS 126-138|
|Women authors||PS 147-152|
|By period||PS 185-231|
|Wit, humor, satire||PS 430-439|
|Folk Literature||PS 451-478|
Open Access E-Theses and Dissertations
Be aware that many of the recommended databases on the "Databases" tab will also contain theses and dissertations.
Organizations & Associations
Children's Literature Awards
General Literature Awards
Students in the English program will typically use MLA style in their academic research. Here are some helpful resources.
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