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English Research Guide: Databases

This research guide features resources and strategies for finding information and conducting research related to English.


Databases on this page can assist you in conducting literary research. Items in the left column are specific to literature. Items in the right column are general databases that cover many subject areas but have a strong literature component.


The content of the databases listed here is focused on various aspects of Literature. Databases focused on specific literatures or literary time periods are listed under Specialized Databases.


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GENERAL DATABASES - Multiple Subjects Covered

These resources contain information on a broad range of subjects but also have a strong literature component.