English Language and Literature
Search the library homepage for encyclopedias relating to literature.
In the search box, type litera* encyclopedia.
Search. Then, in the left-hand sidebar under Item Types, click on Books.
HINT: The asterisk * is a "truncation" symbol. It allows you to search for terms that have the same root but different endings. For example, litera* will return literature, literatures and literary.
HINT: In the search above, try using dictionary, or handbook, or guide, instead of encyclopedia.
ENCYCLOPEDIAS - ELECTRONIC
Columbia Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference) "Provides authoritative factual information about our world in its many guises - physical, historical, geographical, political, scientific, religious, and cultural."
The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia of Modern Criticism and Theory (2002, via Credo Reference)
The Encyclopedia of Literature in Canada (2002) Also available in print.
ENCYCLOPEDIAS - PRINT
Encyclopedia of African-American Writing (2009)
Encyclopedia of British Women's Writing, 1900-1950 (2006)
Encyclopedia of Contemporary LGBTQ Literature of the United States (2009)
Encyclopedia of Feminist Literature (2006)
Encyclopedia of Literary Modernism (2003)
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