English & Literature

Gale Artemis Literary Sources – Literary criticism, book reviews, and biographical information on many authors. Includes essays from reference works, journals, and books.


Literature Online – Online library of more than 350,000 works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, 382 full-text literature journals, and other key criticism and reference resources.


MLA International Bibliography – Index of critical scholarship on literature, language, linguistics and folklore. ABSTRACTS ONLY!


Gale Literary Index – Online index of print resources such as Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism, and Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism.


New York Times Featured Authors – Links to author pages on the New York Times website, which include interviews, reviews of their books, and articles written by and about them.



English Verse Drama – Searchable full text of over 2,200 works acted on or intended for the stage, which are either wholly or predominantly in verse. Based on the New Cambridge Bibliography of English Literature.


Shakespeare Survey View table of contents online. This multivolume series is available in the STACKS: PR2888 .C33. Use the contents links for each volume.



African-American Poetry – Includes poems written by African-Americans. Based on William French’s bibliography, Afro-American Poetry and Drama, 1760-1975.


American Poetry – Includes poems by some of the most influential American poets.


English Poetry – Searchable full-text poems in English from Anglo-Saxon times to the end of the nineteenth century by writers from the British Isles. Works in English by Welsh, Scottish, and Irish poets are included.