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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. Searchable, archival collection of core academic articles, books, and primary sources in arts, humanities and social sciences.
  3. Full text access to numerous Gale literary criticism series, such as Drama Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Contemporary Literary Criticism, etc., covering literature from 1400.
  4. 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).
  5. Digital library of more than 125,000 individual titles published in English from 1475-1700. Includes many subject areas.
  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. Primary source. Fulltext database of modern and contemporary American poetry. Includes 52,000 poems drawn from 750 volumes by over 300 poets.
  8. Primary source. Over 40,000 poems by more than 200 American poets from the Colonial Period to the early twentieth century.
  9. Primary source. Fulltext database of 19,000 poetic works by 179 Canadian writers, as well as author biographies.
  10. Primary source. Contains over 183,000 poems, essentially comprising the complete canon of English poetry of the British Isles and the British Empire from the 8th century to the early 20th. Drawn from nearly 4,900 printed sources, more than 2,700 poets are represented.

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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. Includes more than 80 volumes of poetry by Irish women writing between 1768 and 1842. Also includes biographical and critical essays contributed by the foremost scholars in the field.
  6. Provides more than 5,100 authoritative profiles of authors, works and literary and historical topics.
  7. Online version of more than 200 language and subject dictionaries and reference works.
  8. Humanities and social science ebooks and journals.
  9. All issues of the Shakespeare Survey, a yearly publication since 1948, which publishes the best of international Shakespeare scholarship. Each volume is devoted to a theme, a play, or group of plays.
  10. 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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