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English Literature

This guide will introduce you to resources that you can use when studying English literature.

Why use websites?

image of laptop screen on the internetWebsites are great resources because:

  • They can contain a wide variety of information on all sorts of topics and in many formats.
  • They are helpful for current events, reports, data, etc.
  • Scholars are increasingly using personal websites, blogs, Open Access databases, and sharing collaborative projects openly online.
  • You'll have access to these resources after you graduate!

Literary Historical Primary Materials

Below is a list of reliable websites that offer open source literary books and resources.