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Subject Guide: English

To search the entire collection of print and electronic resources, go to e-Library.

Books in Print | Periodicals | Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc. | Subscription Databases | E-Journals | E-Books | Professional Associations | Other Online Resources

Books in Print: LC Call Numbers in Stacks

Range | Subject
PN1 - PN6790 | Literature (General)
PN441 - PN1009.5 | Literary History
PN610 - PN779 | By Period
PN1010 - PN1525 | Poetry
PN1600 - PN3307 | Drama
PN1993 - PN1999 | Motion Pictures
PN3311 - PN3503 | Prose Fiction
PR1 - PR9680 | English Literature
PR500 - PR611 | Poetry
PR621 - PR739 | Drama
PR750 - PR885 | Prose
PR1803 - PR2165 | Early/Middle English
PR2199 - PR3195 | English Renaissance
PR3291 - PR3785 | 17th & 18th Centuries
PR3991 - PR5990 | 19th Century
PR6000 - PR6076 | 20th Century
PS1 - PS3576 | American Literature
PS147 - PS152 | Women Authors
PS185 - PS228 | By Period
PS301 - PS325 | Poetry
PS330 - PS352 | Drama
PS360 - PS379 | Prose

Periodicals in Print: DDCS Call Numbers

Location | Title
805 Ab89 | Abstracts of English Studies: 1958-1991
405 | American Journal of Philology: 1993 to date
810.5 Am35 | American Literature: 1950 to date
810.5 Am347 | American Literary Realism, 1870-1910: 1967 to date
811.5 | American Poetry Review: Current year only
051 Am35n | ANQ: 1988-2001
805 C1 | CEA Critic: 1967 to date
805 C1f | CEA Forum: 1970-1999
805 C393 | Chaucer Review: Current issue only
480.5 | Classical Journal: 1949 to date
405 C68 | College English: 1956-2001
805 C686 | College Literature: 1974-1993
805 C719 | Comparative Literature: 1949-1998
805 C689 | Criticism: 1960-1992
805 | Diacritics: 1992 to date
806 El39 | ELH: 1953-2001
405 En36 | English Journal: 1960 to date
805 En36 | English Language Notes: 1963/64 - 2002
805 En365 | English Literature in Transition, 1880-1920: 1963 to date
805 Es73 | Essays In Criticism: 1957-1998
805 Ex73 | Explicator: 1942/43 - 2000
387.605 | Extrapolation: 1951 to date
805 H869 | Hudson Review: 1948 to date
813 L846E | Jack London Echoes: 1981-1984
813 L846J | Jack London Journal: 1994 to date
813 L846J | Jack London Newsletter: 1966-1988
823 J853 | James Joyce Quarterly: 1973-2001
805 H869 | Johnsonian Newsletter: 1960-1993
370.5 | Language Arts: 2003 to date
405 | Language Educator: 2006 to date
810.5 L93 | Louisiana Literature: 1984-1999
805 M72 | Modern Fiction Studies: 1955 to date
821.05 K226 | Keats-Shelley Journal: 1971-1992
821.05 K226m | Keats-Shelley Review: 1986-1991
405 L93 n.s. | Louisiana English Journal: 1993 to date
405 M72ln | MLN: Modern Language Notes: 1960-2001
805 M72 | Modern Fiction Studies: 1955 to date
051 N42l | New Letters: 1971 to date
805 N622 | Nineteenth-Century Fiction: 1960-1985
805 N622 | Nineteenth-Century Literature: 1986-2001
805 N857 | Novel: A Forum on Fiction: 1967 to date
805 P197 | Papers On Language & Literature: 1975-1992
805 | Poetry: 2002 to date
805 R299 | Representations: 1983-2002
805 R325r | Review of English Studies: 1956-1998
820.5 Scr31 | Scriblerian and the Kit-Cats: 1968 to date
822.33 DSh15n | Shakespeare Newsletter: 1951 to date
805 | Shakespeare Quarterly: 2004 to date
805 Sp81 | Speculum: 1950-1986
806 St94 | Studies in English Literature, 1500-1900: 1961 to date
805 St94 | Studies in Short Fiction: 1963-1999
805 St946 | Studies in the Literary Imagination: 1968-1999
805 St948 | Studies in the Novel: 1969-1999
805 T918 | Twentieth Century Literature: 1955-1992
805 V66 | Victorian Poetry: 1963-2000
805 V666 | Victorian Studies: 1956-2001
051 | Virginia Quarterly Review: 2001 to date
405 | Voices from the Middle: 2003 to date
810.5 W17 | Walt Whitman Language Review: 1983-1999
810.5 W525 | Western American Literature: 1966 to date
820.5 W891 | Wordsworth Circle: 1970-2000

Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc.

Online Reference:

• Encyclopedia Britannica Online • http://www.search.eb.com

• Literati • http://literati.credoreference.com

Print Reference: LC Call Numbers

Location | Title
PE1625 .O87 1989 | Oxford English Dictionary (20 vols.)
PN44 .M34 1977 | Survey of Contemporary Literature (18 vols.)
PN86 .L56 | Literature Criticism From 1400-1800 (63 vols.)
PN681.5 .C57 | Classical & Medieval Literature Criticism (44 vols.)
PN761 .N56 | NCLC: 19th-Century Literature Criticism (95 vols.)
PN771 .C59 | CLC: 20th-Century Literary Criticism (139 vols.)
PN771 .G27 | TCLC: 20th-Century Literary Criticism (105 vols.)
PN1022 .G7 | Granger's Index To Poetry (1962 - 1996)
PR65 .B688 | British Writers (10 vols.)
PR1174 .E2 1970 | Norton Anthology of Poetry
PS3 .A47 | American Literary Scholar (1963-2001)
PS21 .D5 | DLB: Dictionary of Literary Biography (242 vols.)
Z1035.A1 B6 | Book Review Index (1965-2003)
Z1224 .C58 | Contemporary Authors (189 vols.)

Subscription Databases

Complete list of subscription databaseshttp://www.centenary.edu/library/research/databaseindex

Academic Search Complete • http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=a9h

Biography Resource Center • http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/BioRC?locID=lln_accl

Ingenta • http://www.ingentaconnect.com/search/advanced

JSTOR Arts and Sciences I, II, and III Interdisciplinary Collections • http://www.jstor.org/search/

Literature Resource Center • http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/LitRC?locID=lln_accl

MLA Directory of Periodicals • http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=kah

MLA International Bibliography • http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=mzh

OCLC FirstSearch • http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=WilsonSelectPlus;autho=100159676;FSIP/

Oxford English Dictionary Online • https://centenary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://www.oed.com/

Twayne Authors Series • http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/Twayne/form?l=1&u=TUSA&u=TEA&u=TWA&t=KW&s=1&locID=lln_accl&o=DocTitle&n=10

WorldCat • http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=WorldCat;FSIP%20

E-Journals

Complete list of subscription e-journalshttp://www.centenary.edu/library/research/ejournals

Other suggested e-journals and e-journal collections:

Electronic Full Text Journals (Search "English" or "Language") • http://atoz.ebsco.com.centenary.idm.oclc.org/Titles/3423?lang=en&lang.menu=en&lang.subject=en

Directory of Open Access Journalshttp://www.doaj.org/home

Early Modern Culturehttp://emc.eserver.org/default.html

Early Modern Literary Studieshttp://www.shu.ac.uk/emls/emlshome.html

EBSCO Open Access Language & Literature CollectionExplore over 900 full text journals related to language and literature.

English Plus+ Newsletters Onlinehttp://englishplus.com/news/

Exquisite Corpsehttp://www.corpse.org/

Internet Library of Early Journalshttp://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk/ilej/

Magill's Literary Annualshttps://centenary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://literature.salempress.com/

Networked Digital Library of Theses & Dissertationshttp://www.ndltd.org/find

XConnext: Creative Writinghttp://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/xconnect/

E-Books

Complete list of subscription e-bookshttp://www.centenary.edu/library/research/ebooks

Other suggested e-books and e-book collections:

Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)http://www.doabooks.org/

Electronic Poetry Centerhttp://epc.buffalo.edu/

Glossary of Literary Termshttp://www.uky.edu/AS/Classics/rhetoric.html

Great Books Onlinehttp://www.bartleby.com/

Hathi Trust Digital Libraryhttp://www.hathitrust.org/

Humanities, Social Sciences and Law E-Book Collectionhttp://www.springerlink.com/humanities-social-sciences-and-law/books/

Internet Archivehttp://archive.org/details/texts

National Academy Presshttp://www.nap.edu/

Online Books Pagehttp://digital.library.upenn.edu/books/

Project Gutenberghttp://www.gutenberg.org/

University of California Presshttp://publishing.cdlib.org/ucpressebooks//index_subjects.html

Professional Associations

Jane Austen Society of North America: Links • http://www.jasna.org/links.html

New Chaucer Society: Links • http://artsci.wustl.edu/~chaucer/links.php

Other Suggested Online Literature Resources

American Literature of the South • http://docsouth.unc.edu/index.html

Celebration of Women Writers • http://digital.library.upenn.edu/women/

Encyclopedia of Victorian Culture • http://victorianresearch.org/

English Electronic Texts Resources • http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/english.html

English Prose Drama Database • http://www.letrs.indiana.edu/eprosed

Essential Comparative Literature & Theory Site • http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/Complit/Eclat/

Folklore and Mythology Electronic Texts: University of Pittsburgh • http://www.pitt.edu/~dash/folktexts.html

Historical Children's Literature Collection • http://content.lib.washington.edu/childrensweb/index.html

Humanities Text Initiative (HTI): Public Domain Modern English Collection • http://www.hti.umich.edu/

Library of Congress: Virtual Reference Shelf: English Language & Literature • http://www.loc.gov/rr/askalib/virtualref.html#englishlanguage

Library of Southern Literature • http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/index.html

Literary Criticism from The Internet Public Library • http://www.ipl.org/div/litcrit/

Literary Research Tools on the Net • http://andromeda.rutgers.edu/~jlynch/Lit/

Modern American Poetry • http://www.english.uiuc.edu/maps

Native American Works • http://www.ipl.org/div/natam/

Norton Anthology of English Literature • http://www.wwnorton.com/college/english/nael/

Online Writing Web Sites • http://www.umaine.edu/wcenter/

PAL: Perspectives on American Lit • http://www.csustan.edu/english/reuben/pal/table.html

Poems That Go • http://www.poemsthatgo.com/

Romanticism • http://www.ron.umontreal.ca/

Sonnet Poets • http://www.sonnets.org/alpha.htm

UTEL: University of Toronto English Resources • http://www.library.utoronto.ca/utel/

UT-Austin Internet Books • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/books/etext.html

Voice of the Shuttle: Literature in English • http://vos.ucsb.edu/browse.asp?id=3

World Literature Directory • http://www.zeroland.co.nz/literature.html

Literature To 1600's

Ancient Scripts • http://www.ancientscripts.com

Anthology of Middle English Literature • http://www.luminarium.org/medlit/

Eighteenth Century Resources • http://andromeda.rutgers.edu/~jlynch/18th/

English Literature: 1603-1660 • http://www.luminarium.org/sevenlit/

English Renaissance in Context • http://dewey.library.upenn.edu/sceti/furness/eric/index.cfm

Labyrinth Resources for Medieval Works • http://labyrinth.georgetown.edu/

Literary Criticism: American Lit, 1600-1783 • http://www.ipl.org/div/litcrit/bin/litcrit.out.pl?pd=American:+1600-1783

Luminarium: Links to Medieval, Renaissance & 17th Century Works • http://www.luminarium.org/lumina.htm

Online Medieval & Classical Library • http://omacl.org/

Literature From 1800 To Date

American Verse Project • http://quod.lib.umich.edu/a/amverse/

British Women Romantic Poets 1789-1832 • http://digital.lib.ucdavis.edu/projects/bwrp/index.htm

Contemporary Literary Theory • http://www.brocku.ca/english/courses/2P70/contemporary_literary_theory.php

Modern English Collection • http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/modeng/modeng0.browse.html

Modern Word • http://www.themodernword.com/

Nineteenth-Century Literature • http://www.ucpress.edu/journals/ncl/

Post WWII American Lit • http://english.berkeley.edu/Postwar/genres.html

Romantic Circles • http://www.rc.umd.edu/

Victorian Web • http://www.victorianweb.org/

Victorian Literary Studies Archives • http://victorian.lang.nagoya-u.ac.jp/concordance.html

Victorian Women Writers Project • http://www.indiana.edu/~letrs/vwwp/

Individual Authors

Austen, Jane Links • http://www.janeausten.co.uk/the-jane-austen-centre/links/

Austin, Jane Information Page • http://www.pemberley.com/janeinfo/janeinfo.html

Blake Digital Text Project • http://www.english.uga.edu/wblake/home1.html

Bly, Robert • http://www.english.illinois.edu/maps/poets/a_f/bly/bly.htm

Byron, Lord • http://englishhistory.net/byron/contents.html

Chaucer, Geoffrey Annotated Bibliography of Online Resources • http://geoffreychaucer.org/

Chaucer Metapage • http://www.unc.edu/depts/chaucer/index.html

Dickens, Charles • http://dickens.fi/dickens.html

Donne, John Online • http://www.global-language.com/donneframe.html

Eliot, T.S. • http://www.english.illinois.edu/maps/poets/a_f/eliot/eliot.htm

Faulkner, William on the Net • http://www.mcsr.olemiss.edu/~egjbp/faulkner/faulkner.html

Ginsberg, Allen • http://www.allenginsberg.org/

Hurston, Zora Neale Plays • http://lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/znhhtml/

Johnson, Samuel • http://andromeda.rutgers.edu/~jlynch/Johnson/

Keats, Life & Work of • http://englishhistory.net/keats.html

London, Jack Collection • http://london.sonoma.edu/

Milton, John Reading Room • http://www.dartmouth.edu/~milton/reading_room/contents/index.shtml

O’Neill, Eugene Electronic Site • http://www.eoneill.com/

Shakespeare, William Internet Edition • http://internetshakespeare.uvic.ca/index.html

Shakespeare, William • http://shakespeare.palomar.edu/

Shakespeare, Plays of • http://the-tech.mit.edu/shakespeare/

Shakespeare Resource Center • http://www.bardweb.net/

Shakespeare & the Internet • http://shakespeare.palomar.edu/

Spenser, Edmund Homepage • http://www.english.cam.ac.uk/spenser/

Warren, Robert Penn • http://www.robertpennwarren.com/

Whitman, Walt Archive • http://www.whitmanarchive.org/