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MLA International Bibliography
Providing coverage since 1963, this database indexes journals, books and dissertations published on modern literatures, languages, linguistics, literary theory, drama and folklore.
Cambridge Companions Complete
Full-texts of books with extensive essays of a wide range of topics ranging from British Literature of the French Revolution in the 1790s to Utopian Fiction.
Provides full-text of historical and contemporary articles, some publication coverage begins in the late 19th century and continues through current issues. Search the database or browse available titles by discipline. See a list of JSTOR's Language and Literature titles.
Literature Resource Center
Includes biographies, bibliographies, and criticism for an array of world authors, often with the full-text of entries from sources such as Contemporary Authors and the Dictionary of Literary Biography.
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