Comparative Literature core

Literary Research Guide

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/dblitresearch/

Selective, annotated guide to reference sources in British literature, literatures of the United States, other literatures in English, and related topics.

Dictionary of Literary Biography

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/dbdlb/

Lengthy literary biographies by recognized literary scholars and critics, covering past & present authors, historians, journalists, screenwriters, publishers, and playwrights.

Europeana

http://www.europeana.eu

Europe's answer to Google Books. Includes videos and images too.

Cambridge Histories Online

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/dbcambridgehistories/

Contains all titles of the Cambridge Histories series. Topics include political, economic & regional history (ancient to modern) plus language & literature, philosophy, music, religion, science, the performing arts, etc.

Columbia Granger's World of Poetry

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/dbgrangerspoetry/

Index to 450,000 poems; 250,000 full text. With commentaries; biographies; a glossary; foreign language poetry; translations; and audio recordings.

Oxford Language Dictionaries Online

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/dboxfordlangdict/

Unabridged bilingual dictionaries for French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese & Arabic, with native speaker audio pronunciation.

Google Books

http://books.google.com

Indexes the full text of a growing number of books. For some books complete text is online; for others only a small portion. No printing or downloading.

Cambridge Companions Online

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/dbcambridgecompanions/

Online version of the Cambridge Companions; offers introductions to major writers, artists, topics and periods within the fields of literature, classics, philosophy, religion and culture.

Blackwell Reference Online

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/dbblackwellref/

350+ titles in the humanities and social sciences, including the Blackwell companions and handbooks. Strengths are psychology, sociology, history, literature, philosophy, and religion.

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