This guide spotlights UHD Library resources in British and American literature research -- journal research, author biographies, literature criticism, and works of literature are covered.
- MLA International Bibliography
The most comprehensive index of journals, books, short stories, and dissertations in literature.
- Literature Resource Center
Biographies and essays on authors of fiction, poetry, drama, journalism, and history.
- Literary Reference Center
A full-text database that includes plot summaries, literary criticism, author biographies, book reviews, poems, short stories, and author interviews.
- Humanities Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
Full text, abstracts and indexing of the most noted scholarly sources and specialized magazines in the humanities.
- Academic Search Complete
A multi-disciplinary database of journals, magazines, book chapters, and government reports.
Full-text from 1,300 academic journals, plus historical pamphlets and primary sources. Most content is archival (1834 to 5 years ago), with current content for 200 journals.
- Essay and General Literature Index
This database indexes nearly 86,000 essays found in over 7,000 printed anthologies and collections in humanities and social sciences, dating back as far as 1985. Not full-text.
- Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Literature
This encyclopedia covers literature and literary studies, with each section consisting of individual titles covering key literary genres and periods which can all be searched at once. It currently covers the novel, 20th century fiction, and literary and cultural theory.