Literature Databases

book_review

Academic book reviews on a wide range of topics.

book_in_print

Bibliographic information for books in all formats.

cont_authors

Biographical details on authors of the early 20th century to present.

cont_lit_criticism

Analysis of literary works of today's most-studied authors.

dict_lit_bio

Biographical and critical essays on the most influential literary figures.

lib_tx

Find articles, books, e-books and more in libraries across Texas.

eric

Search educational literature and resource journals from 1966 to present.

essay

Collection of essays and other works published in the U.S., Great Britain and Canada.

fiction_connect

Find books similar to ones you have enjoyed.

gale_lit_gen

Access contemporary authors, criticism and biographic information in one database.

lit_resource_ctr

Contains biographies, bibliographies and analyses of authors across disciplines.

lit_reference

Access biographies, plot summeries, overviews and more.

plays

Access works of contemporary playwrights, classic and historic plays.

proquest

Research over 125 billion pages in one database.

salem_lit

Provides access to critical insights, surveys and more.

scribners

Need help with a paper? Find ideas on frequently assigned topics and authors.

shortstory

Search by genre, author, title and more.

tumblebks

Animated talking books for children. Available in English, Spanish & French.

twaynes

In-depth articles about often assigned authors - from Aristotle to Dr. Seuss.

20_amer_poet

Contains works of major poets from traditionalists to contemporary works.

20_cent_english

Access more than 20,000 English poems.

worldcat

Search library catalogs worldwide.