Literature Research Links

  • Books & Authors

    Books & Authors offers new ways to explore the endless possibilities and combinations of books, authors, genres and topics. The ideal convergence of science and serendipity, this online resource leverages the Internet's unique capacity to create, build, communicate and sustain communities of readers.

    Literary Sources

    Gale Literary Sources allows researchers, faculty and students to search across resources to discover and analyze content. No other publisher offers this unmatched combination of uniquely rich literary content, dependable metadata, and intuitive subject indexing - all enriched by features and design that breathes new life into the study of literature.

    Library of Congress

    The Library of Congress is the largest library in the world, with millions of books, recordings, photographs, newspapers, maps and manuscripts in its collections. The Library is the main research arm of the U.S. Congress and the home of the U.S. Copyright Office.


    Shmoop offers notes, analysis and important information on required readings such as Animal Farm, To Kill a Mockingbird, Hamlet and more. Also, receive tips on writing essays related to the readings.