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Biography in Context (Login required - click here)
    Biography In Context offers authoritative reference content covering Biography, Global Issues, Literature, Opposing Viewpoints, Science, Student Resources, U.S. History, and World History, integrating acclaimed content with media-rich, curriculum-aligned materials that span core subjects and 21st-century themes.

Book Review Digest Plus (H.W. Wilson) (Login required - click here)
    Book Review Digest brings together book reviews on subjects such as art, biography, business, education, general interest, history, humanities, literature, music and more with coverage back to 1983.

EBSCOhost Ebooks (Login required - click here)
    More than 27,000 eBooks are available for browsing, searching, and virtual check-out. TexShare's eBook collection includes titles from the world's leading business, technology, trade, reference, academic, and scholarly publishers. Search by title, author, keyword, publisher, publication date, or ISBN number.

ERIC (Login required - click here)
    The Education Resource Information Center, provides access to education literature and resources.

Essay and General Literature Index (H.W. Wilson) (Login required - click here)
    Cites records in collections of essays and works published in the United States, Great Britain and Canada dating back to 1985 and spans the entire range of the humanities and social sciences.

FirstSearch (Login required - click here)
    FirstSearch is an online reference search tool that delivers quality content from WorldCat and other quality, respected databases. It provides access to more than 361 million records from OCLC's WorldCat database in a Web interface is designed for new and expert users.

Gale Literature Databases (Login required - click here)
    Includes Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism - Select, and the Dictionary of Literary Biography

Humanities Full Text (H.W. Wilson) (Login required - click here)
    Includes feature articles, interviews, obituaries and original works of fiction, drama and poetry in all fields of the humanities from art, classical studies, and film to journalism and more.

Literary Reference Center (Login required - click here)
    This rich full-text database provides a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes. It gives students, professors and researchers a foundation of literary reference works to meet their research needs.

Literary Sources (Login required - click here)
    Literature Resource Center along with Twayne’s Authors Online and Scribner Writers Series have been integrated into Artemis Literary Sources, enabling researchers, faculty and students to search across the largest corpus of literary criticism, original works, biographies, reviews, work overviews and so much more in order to discover and analyze content in entirely new ways.

NoveList (Login required - click here)
    Looking for book recommendations? Discover what to read next, with NoveList.

NewsBank: Leisure Activities (Login required - click here)
    Find current information from all over the world regarding current events, including book reviews, crafts, movies, video games, and television.

OverDrive
    Download audiobooks and ebooks anytime, anywhere. Use your Library Card number to check out best-selling novels, well-known classics, self-improvement guides and more.

Play Index (H.W. Wilson) (Login required - click here)
    Covers over 31,000 classic and historical plays dating from 1949, including one-act plays, pageants, plays in verse, radio and television plays, classic drama, and monologues from famous playwrights.

ProQuest Ebook Central (Login required - click here)
    Access ebooks over various subjects, including business and economics, education, technology, the humanities, life and physical sciences, law and politics, medicine, social and behavioral sciences, language and literature, and career guidance.

RBdigital
    RBdigital offers thousands of downloadable audiobooks in all genres. Listen online or through the RBdigital app.

Short Story Index (H.W. Wilson) (Login required - click here)
    Contains information on short stories by author or genre, and provides detailed indexing for more than 117,000 stories from more than 4,200 collections and anthologies.

Twentieth Century American Poetry
    A comprehensive collection of copyrighted 20th Century American poetry, this database includes the works of most major twentieth-century American poets. Among the poets included are: Michael Anania, Robert Bly, Robert Frost, Allen Ginsberg, Philip Levine, Josephine Miles, Theodore Roethke, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Sylvia Plath, Carl Sandburg, Karl Shapiro, Sara Teasdale, James Wright, and many more.

Twentieth Century English Poetry Collections
    Twentieth-Century English Poetry contains the poetry of over 280 poets from 1900 to the present day, including W.B. Yeats, Rudyard Kipling, Wilfred Owen, Robert Graves, A.E. Housman, John Betjeman, Fleur Adcock, Tony Harrison, Benjamin Zephaniah, Isaac Rosenberg, D.H. Lawrence, Carol Ann Duffy and many others.

WorldCat (the OCLC online union catalog)
    The world's most comprehensive bibliography, with more than 86 million bibliographic records and nearly 1.2 billion holdings representing the collections of more than 10,000 libraries, over 400 languages, and all types of materials ranging from stone tablets to electronic books.