Databases - Literature
Academic OneFile NEW!
Academic OneFile is the premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. With extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects, Academic OneFile is both authoritative and comprehensive.
Academic Search Premier (Ebscohost):
Contains full-text for over 3,280 scholarly publications in areas such as social sciences, humanities, education, computer sciences, engineering, language and linguistics, arts and literature, medical sciences, and ethnic studies.
America: History and Life:
Indexes and abstracts more than 2100 social science and humanities journals in the field of United States and Canadian history. Books and dissertations are included.
Columbia Granger's World of Poetry Online:
Contains over 13,000 poems in full text and 250,000 poetry citations, in addition to commentaries, biographies, bibliographies, notes on form and a glossary of prosodic terms. You are also able to search by author category (Asian-American, Irish, Polish etc.)
JSTOR offers a high-quality, interdisciplinary archive to support scholarship and teaching. It includes archives of over one thousand leading academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, as well as select monographs and other materials valuable for academic work. The entire corpus is full-text searchable, offers search term highlighting, includes high-quality images, and is interlinked by millions of citations and references.
Literature Resource Center:
A literature reference database designed for both the undergraduate and graduate student as well as the sophisticated casual user. Rich in biographical, bibliographical, and critical content, with information on literary figures from all time periods writing in such genres as fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history, journalism, and more.
MLA International Bibliography:
Indexes 3,000 English language and foreign periodicals as well as books, book chapters, and dissertations. Its subject matter includes critical works on literature, language, linguistics, and folklore. Reviews of literary and scholarly works are not included. MLA does not provide abstracts.
Project MUSE is a unique collaboration between libraries and publishers providing 100% full-text, affordable and user-friendly online access to over 300 high quality humanities, arts, and social sciences journals from 60 scholarly publishers.
The Twayne Authors Series:
Contains the full text of 200 frequently used Twayne Literary Masters Books on individual World, US, or English authors, for a total of 600 individual full-text titles.