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Contemporary Literary Criticism - Select
Over 10,000 critical essays on contemporary authors with multiple search options.
Salem Literature Reference Collection
Reference source for long fiction authors, with summaries, major works, and brief analysis of critical themes for hundreds of authors. Critical essays on Barbara Kingsolver, Toni Morrison, Robert Frost, Jane Austen, Gwendolyn Brooks, T.S. Eliot, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Ernest Hemingway are also included.
Oxford English Dictionary
Online version of the Oxford English Dictionary, the authoritative resource for the meaning and history of words in the English language.
Academic Search Premier
General academic database covering a variety of disciplines.
Provides information on fiction, including book reviews, book discussions, title lists, and author read-alikes.
A collection of reference resources - including dictionaries, encyclopedias, biographical sources, journals, and quotations - covering a wide range of disciplines.
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Books with critical essays, critical techniques, and theory.
Selected list of books on literature.
English grammar related reference and general works.
Selected list of books on English literature.
Internet Public Library
IPL has a multitude of freely available sources for English and Literature on the web.
Purdue University's online style and writing guides.
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