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Literature Resource Center

Researching authors or their works? Start Here.

Get an "A" on your English term paper with this full-text database. This is the first source you should go to for literary research because you won't find this kind of information on the Web. You can connect to Literature Resource Center from home, too.

There are more than 1,000,000 full-text articles on topics that include:

  • Biographies of authors
  • Critical essays of literary works
  • Author and topic overviews
  • Literary movements

These articles come from diverse sources like:

  • Scholarly journals
  • Literary magazines
  • Reviews and news articles
  • Primary sources

This resource is found in the Books & Literature section of the Online Databases. For related library recommendations, visit the Poetry guide and Writing a Research Paper.

Available with your library card and PIN from all library computers and from your home or office computer. For more information about applying for a library card, visit Get Your Card.

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