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Syracuse University Libraries

English and Literature Resources: Home

A subject guide to assist your research of topics in English and Literature assembled and maintained by the English subject specialist librarian.

Using this Research Guide

This guide is intended to point you to books, periodicals, subscription databases, and websites that will help you to define and complete your research projects in English and Literature. The guide is organizes into the following set of pages (which you can see listed in tabs above).

    • Reference Works features resources available electronically and in print which provide background information, assist you in defining terms, and offer overviews of genres and periods.


    • Electronic Resources features links to the Librraries' electronic databases, which will point you to historical publications available digitally, as well as articles and essays from scholarly and popular publications covering the fields of English and Literature.


If you have any favorite resources that are not a part of this guide, feel free to contact me.