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ENC 1102 (Brandon): More Gale Literary Indexes

Finding Criticism on your title using the Gale Literary Indexes

Finding Literary Criticism

Gale Reference Series

 

 

 

Finding criticism on your TITLE in most GALE series:

 

1.      Find the most recent volume in ANY Gale series that indicates it has a CUMULATIVE INDEX

2.      Find your author’s name in the index

3.      Note the series name and volume numbers in which you will find information about your author.

4.      Authors are arranged alphabetically within each volume in each of the series.

5.  Check the title index at the back of the volume for the pages where your particular TITLE is discussed in that volume.

 

 

 

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Finding Criticism on your Author using the Gale Literary Series

Finding Literary Criticism

Gale Reference Series

 

 

 

Finding criticism on your author in most GALE series:

 

1.      Find the most recent volume in ANY Gale series that indicates it has a CUMULATIVE INDEX

2.      Find your author’s name in the index

3.      Note the series name and volume numbers in which you will find information about your author.

4.      Authors are arranged alphabetically within each volume in each of the series.

 

 

 

Abbreviations of most commonly used series:

 

Series

Abbreviation

Location

 Contemporary Literary Criticism

CLC

REF PN771.C59

20th Century Literary Criticism

TCLC

REF PN771.5T9

19th Century Literary Criticism

NCLC

REF

PN761.N5

Short Story Criticism

SSC

REF

PN3373.S386

Poetry Criticism

PC

REF

PN1126.P64

World Literature Criticism

WLC

REF

PN523.W67

 

 

 

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