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Literature in English Guide

The main guide for Literature in English links to primary, secondary, and background resources in various collection periods and subject areas associated with the English department.

Core Databases

Library Lounge Videos

Tracing Word Histories with the Oxford English Dictionary [5:23]

Access and use the Oxford English Dictionary to look up different senses of words and their histories.

 

 

Reception Study and Historical Newspapers [7:43]

Explore newspapers as a means to understand how readers and critics of a particular time read and received a work. Navigate the ProQuest Historical Newspapers database.

 

 

Searching for Scholarly Articles [8:08]

Compare techniques for searching in a bibliographic database, such as MLA International Bibliography to searching within a full text database, such as Project Muse.