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Literature Research Guide

This Literature Research Guide was created to help you find resources on literary topics.  Click on a tab on the left side of this page to access articles in databases; to find specific periodical titles; to locate print and electronic books; to see a list of credible websites; to access citation tools and tutorials; and to learn how to obtain assistance from a librarian.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library (To access, click on the link in the box above.)

The titles included below may be accessed in the Gale Virtual Reference Library database.  (See the link included above.) 


Novels for Students, 2013         Literary Movements for Students, 2009    

Poetry for Students            Short Stories for Students    

Drama for Students           Short Story Writers, Rev. ed., 2008

 Black Literature Criticism, 2008           The Encyclopedia of Literary and Cultural Theory, 2011    

 Twayne's Authors Series         Scribner Writers Online Series                                                

Poetry Research Guide

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