Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
TIP: When searching for online articles, copy/paste the author's last name and the title of the work from this box. This way, you can be sure of a correct spelling.
Image: Gale, Cengage Learning
About This Page
Use one or more of these resources to find critical articles ("outside" or "secondary" sources) about the literary work named on the left.
- On the right is a link to an online eBook and/or a list of print books in the library—all of these contain material about the story or poem.
- The Ybor City Library Search portal below will bring up a wide variety of materials. Type the "name of the work in quotation marks" followed by the author's last name. Example: "The Story of an Hour" Chopin.
- Further down are links to specific literary databases. Search tips are provided for each.
HCC Libraries Search
Find books, articles, videos, & more
Library Databases for Literature Research
Click a link below to access a database of articles about literary works.
Log-In instructions are on the Home tab.
Click the buttons for tips on using each database.
Selected eBook & Books in the Library
These books ↓ contain additional outside sources of literary criticism.
The eBook is available online. The print books have a Call Number. This shows where they are located in the Reference room - south side of the library. They are for in-library use only.