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ENC 1102: Finding Literary Criticism & More (Dale Mabry): Databases

Selected websites and library resources for researching works of literature.

About library databases

Besides the library catalog, search your topic in smaller, more specific library databases (filter by subject).
This page features some databases selected especially for you. 

Online article databases

Video databases - find productions or discussions of literary works, author interviews, etc.

Video demo

This video tutorial shows finding literary criticism in PRIMO (the library catalog) - and the literary research databases Bloom's Literature and Gale Literature.

Help sheets

The following two links open to documents in new windows.

A note about scholarly articles

Many, if not most, of the articles you will use in your research will be found in online library databases. Many of these articles are scholarly sources.