Research Databases: Literature and Writing

"An ongoing inventory of publications in post-secondary composition, rhetoric, ESL, and technical writing: 1939-1999."

Gale Literature Resource Center

The world’s most current, comprehensive and reliable online literature database, Literature Resource Center is uniquely relevant to today’s researcher. Its rich critical, biographical and contextual content supports interdisciplinary approaches, information literacy and the development of critical-thinking skills. Full-text articles from scholarly journals and literary magazines are combined with critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, biographies, and more to provide a wealth of information on authors, their works, and literary movements.

Available Collections: Arts & Sciences III, Arts & Sciences V, Ecology & Botany, 19th Century British Pamphlets
Full-text of journals in languages and literature; ecology and botany; and also essential titles in the fields of music, film studies, folklore, performing arts, religion and the history and study of art and architecture. There are hundreds of titles in these collections.

MLA International Bibliography
A bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations in literature, languages, linguistics and folklore. The source material dated back to 1963 and contains over 1.7 million citations from more than 4,400 journals and series and 1,000 book publishers.

NoveList is a reader's advisory for popular fiction.

See also General and Interdisciplinary databases