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English Literature: Home

A guide for UC students and staff

Key Databases

Oxford English Dictionary Online

Location of English literature books in the Library

English literature theses on the UC Research Repository

Welcome to the English Literature Subject Guide

The Library has a huge range of resources available to English literature students. Ask your Subject Librarian for help in using any of these.

Arts News

Classic Literature: JSTOR Labs Introduces a New Research Tool Named “Understanding Great Works”

Understanding Great Works (Beta) is a free research tool from JSTOR Labs that fosters student engagement with classic literature by connecting passages in primary texts with journal articles and book chapters on JSTOR that cite those lines.

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Building on the success of the Understanding Shakespeare tool, Understanding Great Works encompasses several key works of British literature such as Frankenstein and Pride and Prejudice, the King James Bible, as well as all Shakespeare sonnets and plays.

https://www.infodocket.com/2018/11/28/classic-literature-jstor-labs-introduces-a-new-research-tool-named-understanding-great-works/

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