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  1. Bibliographic index to journal articles, books and dissertations. Subjects covered include literature, literary theory & criticism, dramatic arts, printing & publishing, folklore, linguistics and language.
  2. Full text access to numerous Gale literary criticism series, such as Drama Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Contemporary Literary Criticism, etc., covering literature from 1400.
  3. A collection of approximately 8,000 works of short fiction produced by writers from Africa and the African Diaspora.
  4. Digital library of more than 125,000 individual titles published in English from 1475-1700. Includes many subject areas.
  5. This is the master index to the literary series published by Gale Research Inc. such as the Dictionary of Literary Biography (DLB) and Contemporary Authors (CA).
  6. Interlocking collection of the major electronic Middle English resources, including the Middle English Dictionary, a hypertext bibliography of Middle English prose & verse, and a searchable corpus of Middle English prose & poetry.
  7. Includes 96 complete works of prose from the period 1700 - 1780. Includes writers such as Henry Fielding and Daniel Defoe.
  8. Contains text of 250 English novels published between 1786-1900.

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  1. Cross search Gale sources of literature. Contains: Dictionary of Literary Biography; Gale Virtual Reference Library; Literautre Criticism Online; Something About the Author
  2. Primary source. Facsimile images of literary manuscripts, including letters and diaries, drafts of poems, plays, novels, and other literary works. Text itself is not searchable. Published in two parts: (1) c.1660-1900, and (2) Medieval & Renaissance.
  3. Primary source. Bio-bibliographical information on more than 470 women who lived in Canada or wrote about Canada, and authored an English-language material published before 1940.
  4. Biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of the world's most influential literary figures from all eras and genres.
  5. Full-text of the Globe and Mail from 1844 to current (3 year embargo)
  6. Searchable, archival collection of core academic articles, books, and primary sources in arts, humanities and social sciences.
  7. Provides more than 5,100 authoritative profiles of authors, works and literary and historical topics.
  8. Primary source. Twelve collections, such as: Asia an the West; Europe and Africa; Women Digital Archive; Children Literature and Childhood.
  9. Online version of more than 200 language and subject dictionaries and reference works.
  10. Humanities and social science ebooks and journals.
  11. Full text access to two series: Something About the Author, which examines lives and works of authors and illustrators for children and young adults, and Something About the Author: Autobiography.
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