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Literature in English

Browse library materials for the study of literature in English


Browse the library's best databases, online resources, and other materials for the study of English and American literature. This page is managed by your friendly literature and digital humanities librarian.

Best Bets for Literature

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Project MUSE
Scholarly Journals and Books

MLA Bibliography

MLA Bibliography
Literary Criticism


Scholarly Articles

Research in Literature Tutorial

How to Research in Literature: Quick Tutorial

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MLA Handbook
9th Edition


Citation Management Software

Owl at Purdue

Owl at Purdue
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UCB Library Help Guide

UCB Library Citation Help

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