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ENC 1102 - Steinhardt (Dale Mabry): Background info

Links and tips to help you research literary works.

Why use Reference resources?

reference books on a shelf

Reference resources - such as encyclopedias and dictionaries - can provide background info on your topic. Reading encyclopedias can also give you search terms to use in the library catalog and databases.

Find hard copy reference books in the library, and online reference resources right here on this page.

Online literary reference resources

You can search any topic to find reference entries (background info) in these databases.

You can also find reference content in PRIMO, the library catalog