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English & Literature

    Literature Resource Center (Gale) 

    Coverage Range: Varies - current
    Includes: Citations & Abstracts · Full Text ·
    Provides literary overviews, biographies, and criticism for more the 128,000 writers; includes index to extensive Gale literary series. Publisher: Gale Cengage Learning

    Literary Reference Center 

    Includes: Citations & Abstracts · Full Text · Encyclopedia & Dictionaries · General Reference Source · eBooks · eJournal ·
    Provides information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and time frames. Includes biographies, criticisms, summaries, and more. Publisher: EBSCOhost

    Humanities Source 

    Coverage Range: 1907 - pres
    Includes: Full Text ·
    Developed through a merger of EBSCO & H.W. Wilson databases, it contains more than 1520 full text journals pertaining to literary, scholarly, and creative thought. Includes 591 unique titles (40.8% of its collection), as compared to current GCC Library databases. Publisher: EBSCOhost

    Literature Criticism Online  

    Includes: Full Text · General Reference Source ·
    Provides full text pdf-only access to Short Story Criticism, Poetry Criticism, and Drama Criticism. Publisher: Gale Cengage Learning

    Poetry & Short Story Reference Center 

    Includes: Citations & Abstracts · Full Text · eBooks · eJournal · This resource provides access to multiple databases.
    Poetry & Short Story Reference Center provides a robust collection of poetry and short stories to enhance your librarys literary collection. Publisher: EBSCOhost

    Gale Reference - Literature 

    Includes: Full Text · Encyclopedia & Dictionaries ·
    This collection brings together a large collection of reference works in literary criticism and literature form the database Gale Virtual Reference Library. Publisher: Gale Cengage Learning

    Humanities and Social Sci Retro 

    Coverage Range: 1907 - 1984
    Includes: Citations & Abstracts ·
    Offers the ability to search a wide range of important journals in the humanities and social sciences as far back as 1907. Publisher: EBSCOhost

    Oxford English Dictionary (OED) 

    Includes: Full Text · Encyclopedia & Dictionaries · General Reference Source ·
    Multi-volume authority on the usage and meaning of English words and phrases; includes historic definitions and cites early use. Publisher: Oxford University Press

    Salem Literature 

    Includes: Citations & Abstracts · Full Text · Encyclopedia & Dictionaries · General Reference Source · eBooks ·
    Includes access literary criticism and overviews via Critical Insights, Critical Surveys, Magill's Literary Annuals, and Masterplots publications. Publisher: Salem Press

    World Folklore & Folklife 

    Includes: Full Text · Encyclopedia & Dictionaries · Primary Sources · Image Resource · General Reference Source ·
    Resources related to the myths, legends, and folktales of a particular people, as well as geography, history, religion, beliefs, rituals, ceremonies, holidays, festivals, music, dance, food, drink, arts, crafts, and challenges of the modern world. Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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