Modern Languages: Databases


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Literature Online

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"Literature Online is the leading online resource for the study and teaching of literature in English. It is a fully integrated service that combines the texts of over 355,000 literary works with a vast library of key criticism and reference resources. Literature Online’s collection of accurate poetry, prose and drama is relied upon by researchers around the world on a daily basis and the essential criticism and reference resources, including an ever-growing library of full-text journals and author biographies, helps keep you up to date on the latest research into every aspect of literary and linguistic study." (Publisher's Description)

General Databases

These are general databases that are useful for finding both books and journals. Please note that they are not always full-text and the Library may not subscribe to all the titles on them.

Specialist Databases