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Literature: Reference and More: Overview



  • On this page, you'll find reference books to help you get started on your research. Also, there are databases from disciplines that can inform the study of literature, but are not clearly related to it. For more options, visit the subject guides for those disciplines.
  • Book Reviews & Literary Criticism
  • Dictionaries
  • Biographical Info

Reference Books

Reference Universe
Search thousands of reference books, such as subject encyclopedias. Learn the fundamentals of your topic.

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