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Last Updated: Sep 20, 2016
- MLA International Bibliography
Provides citations for scholarly research in international fields of literature, languages, linguistics, and folklore. Other materials included are books, dissertations, book chapters, and essay collections. No abstracts provided.
- Essay & General Literature Index
Provides citations for pieces in the field of literature from collections of essays and miscellaneous sources from the U.S., Great Britain, and Canada.
- Humanities Full Text
Incorporates scholarly content from hundreds of journals along with reviews of many kinds of books, performances, and events.
- MagillOnLiterature Plus
Includes literary plots, critical analyses, biographies and author information from Salem Press's Magill series.
- Play Index
Searches thousands of plays. Search by title, author, subject, style, genre, and cast type.
- Short Story Index
Attempts to index all the important collections and anthologies of short stories.
Contains primary, international literature content, including poems, short stories, essays, speeches, and plays. Also includes biographies, work summaries, photographs, and a glossary. Can search by keyword, author, subject, work title, and more.
- Literary Reference Center Plus
Offers information from respected reference works, books, and literary journals & magazines as well as study guides and literary videos.
- Google Scholar
Includes journal articles, book chapters and essays, and sometimes entire books. Text is frequently not available for free, but can be accessed using WorldCat or Interlibrary Loan.
Provides full-text articles from scholarly journals in a broad spectrum of topics and disciplines. Coverage spans from the journals' inception to the most recent 3-5 years (current issues are not available).
- Project Gutenburg
Free eBooks that are culturally valuable in the United States and free from copyright law restrictions on publication and use.
- ACLS Humanities eBooks
Includes eBooks in the Humanities from common authors and titles to the more obscure.