This database can be used in several different ways. To find information about a particular author, use either the Person Search tool or type "Hawthorne, Nathaniel" in the Person-By or About box. Make sure Full Text is checked! Use the tools on the right side of the results page to narrow results.
When searching for information about an author in the Literary Reference Center Plus database, try using the Browse Author feature. Click on Browse Author in the top header, type "Hawthorne" in either the Keyword or Browse For box.
Bloom's Literature database will organize results into different pages based on their format.