Databases

English

Recommended Databases

  • Index to literary criticism and linguistic research in journals, books and dissertations worldwide from 1963 to present.

  • An online collection of full text journals published by Johns Hopkins University Press and other university presses.

  • Full text of scholarly journals in arts and science, business and economics, language and literature, humanities, and social sciences. Current journals are not entered into the database for 2 to 5 years. Searchable by topic or by journal name.

  • Full text database of literary criticism, and bibliographies and biographies of major writers, with links to other web resources.

  • Database of Shakespeare-related scholarship and theatrical productions 1960-present.

Related Databases

  • Parts 1 and 2: Over 200,000 volumes of works published in the UK and elsewhere during the 18th Century.

  • Gale's integrated research platform for their primary resources. It searches multiple primary source databases at once with workflow tools to analyze information.

  • Vast archive of books, newspapers, diaries, photographs, sheet music, maps, pamphlets and more documenting the 19th Century.

  • Gale's integrated research platform for their primary resources. It searches multiple primary source databases at once with workflow tools to analyze information.

  • An online collection of over 3,300 fully searchable high quality ebooks in the humanities.

  • Gale's integrated research platform for their primary resources. It searches multiple primary source databases at once with workflow tools to analyze information.

  • The full text of over 250 Cambridge histories.

  • Fiction and poetry from the Caribbean region of the 19th and 20th centuries in the original language.

  • The source for locating a poem in anthologies; contains full-text public domain poems, commentary and biographies.

  • Portal to digital content held at the nations' archives, libraries, museums and other cultural heritage organizations.

  • Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700.

  • An index to essays and articles in collections and miscellaneous works from 1985 to present.

  • An index to essays and articles in collections and miscellaneous works from 1900 to 1983.

  • Gale's integrated research platform for their primary resources. It searches multiple primary source databases at once with workflow tools to analyze information.

  • Gale’s integrated research platform for their literary resources. It searches multiple literature databases at once with workflow tools to analyze information.

  • Resource to worldwide content on all aspects of the humanities in more than 1,450 full-text journals back to 1907.

  • Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts indexes and abstracts journals and other publications in disciplines concerned with the nature and use of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics.

  • The online version of these Gale series from 2007 forward: Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism, Contemporary Literary Criticism, Literature Criticism 1400-1700, Nineteenth Century Literature Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Shakespearean Literature Criticism, Short Story Criticism; also Drama Criticism (all volumes).

  • Gale’s integrated research platform for their literary resources. It searches multiple literature databases at once with workflow tools to analyze information.

  • Articles, primary sources, images, maps and charts from Oxford University Press reference sources pertaining to African-American history and culture.

  • Full text, fully searchable version of the OED, with 1000 new entries, updated quarterly.

  • The Times Literary Supplement 1902-2010.