Subject guide for Literature

Key resources Where to study
Use StarPlus to find online and print materials including books, journals and databases. The Information Commons is where you'll find most of the books recommended for your modules. The IC provides a range of study environments, including bookable group study rooms and silent study space.
Use myResource Lists to find materials on your reading lists. Alternative study spaces are available at Western Bank Library where you'll also find books and print journals.
Information about our other sites
Key databases Key web sites
Humanities Index via ProQuest - Index of humanities journals. Useful websites for the Study of Literature
Literature online (LION) - Database containing literary texts, full-text journals, author biographies and critical and reference resources.
MLA international bibliography via ProQuest - Subject index on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics.
Other useful databases for literature
Key reference and data sources
Cambridge companions to literature & classics
Literature online (LION)
Other useful reference and data sources for literature
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