Librarian

Aedin Clements
1202A Hesburgh Library
631-0497
aclemen1@nd.edu


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Bibliographies

  • ABELL: Annual bibliography of English language and literature View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1920-
    Provides citations and indexing to articles, books, dissertations, critical editions of literary works, book reviews and collections of essays published ... []
    Link to list of LION collections
    Link to LION home page
  • ECCO : Eighteenth Century Collections Online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A comprehensive searchable digital edition of The Eighteenth Century microfilm set, which has aimed to include every significant English-language and foreign-language ... []
  • EEBO : Early English books online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English ... []
  • LION, literature online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A virtual library containing more than 350,000 works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, 200+ full-text literature journals, and other key ... []
  • African-American poetry View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Contains nearly 3,000 poems by African-American poets of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Usage info: Licensed for four simultaneous users. ... []
    Link to list of LION collections
    Link to LION home page
  • American poetry View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Contains over 40,000 poems by more than 200 poets, covering the Colonial period to the early 20th century and drawn from over 1,200 printed sources. Usage ... []
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    Link to LION home page
  • Bibliography of American literature View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Online version. "The Bibliography of American Literature (9 vols, Yale University Press, 1955-1991) provides nearly 40,000 records of literary works of ... []
  • Bibliography of English women writers 1500-1640 View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    A list of recovered writers and located texts, canonical and non-canonical, identifying many unknown writers and familiar figures, and also women refugees ... []
  • Early English Books - A Bibliography View Full RecordFree Resource
    A bibliography of Early English Books.
  • Early English books online (see EEBO : Early English books online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    Contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English ... []
  • Early English Books: Catalogs and Collections View Full RecordFree Resource
    ESTC = "English Short-Title Catalogue" [1473-1800] Formerly the "Eighteenth-Century Short-Title Catalogue," the ESTC's name changed in 1995 when the eighteenth-century ... []
  • Eighteenth Century collections online (see ECCO : Eighteenth Century collections online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    A comprehensive searchable digital edition of The Eighteenth Century microfilm set, which has aimed to include every significant English-language and foreign-language ... []
  • ESTC : English short title catalogue View Full RecordFree ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: Between the years 1473 and 1800
    "... lists over 460,000 items published between 1473 and 1800, mainly in Britain and North America, mainly, but not exclusively, in English, from the collections ... []
  • Literary research guide View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "a selective, annotated guide to reference sources essential to the study of British literature, literatures of the United States, other literatures in ... []
  • Middle English compendium View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Provides integrated access to three major Middle English electronic resources: the Middle English Dictionary, a HyperBibliography of Middle English prose ... []
  • Milton, a bibliography (1624-1799) View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    A listing of all manuscripts and editions of Milton's works, all studies and critical statements of Milton's life and works, allusions, quotations, and ... []
  • Oxford bibliographies online. American literature View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    OBO American literature offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on American literature and the American literary tradition over the past 500 years. ... []
  • Oxford bibliographies online. British and Irish literature View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    OBO British and Irish literature offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on British and Irish literature, including perspectives from such fields ... []
  • Oxford bibliographies online. Victorian literature View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    OBO Victorian literature offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on the literature of the Victorian period, which encompasses the reign of Queen ... []
  • Scientific and medical writing in Old and Middle English View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Mode of access: CD-ROM in Reserve Book Room. Software has been installed on the "Windows XP -- CD Station" computer.
    Call Number: HESB RES Electronic PR 231 .V654 2000
    Provides information on more than 8,500 texts from the earliest significant body of technical and learned writing in English. Features citations to Old ... []
  • Shakespeare in Performance: A Select Bibliography of Materials View Full RecordFree Resource
  • World Shakespeare bibliography online View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: Currently covers 1962-current. Each year, coverage will move forward one year and backwards at least three years.
    When complete, will provide annotated entries for all important books, articles, book reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, reviews of productions, ... []

Biographies

  • Literature resource center View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • 18th century collections online (see ECCO: Eighteenth Century collections online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    A comprehensive searchable digital edition of The Eighteenth Century microfilm set, which has aimed to include every significant English-language and foreign-language ... []
  • 19th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • 20th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • Biography and genealogy master index View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Indexes hundreds of biographical sources covering individuals, living and dead, from every field of activity worldwide.
  • Biography in context View Full RecordINSPIRE ResourceND Catalog Record
    Database of biographical information on more than 500,000 people from all times, places and subjects. Sometimes known as: Biography resource center. ... []
  • Contemporary authors (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Dictionary of literary biography (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Jack Kerouac romnibus View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Mode of access: CD-ROM in Reserve Book Room. Software has been installed on the "Windows XP -- CD Station" computer.
    Call Number: HESB RES Electronic PS 3521 .E735 Z633 1995
    Multimedia presentation of the life and work of Jack Kerouac, Beat Generation author and poet, via text, photographs, graphics, sound, animation, and video; ... []
  • Nineteenth century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Oxford dictionary of national biography View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    The classic, authoritative biographical source for British history. Usage info: Licensed for 3 simultaneous users.
  • Samuel Johnson & James Boswell View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Mode of access: CD-ROM in Reserve Book Room.
    Call Number: HESB RES Electronic PR 3539 .J22 A11 1997
    "... presents the complete works of Samuel Johnson in the Yale Johnson series, as well as several rare editions from the British Library. It also includes ... []
  • Twentieth century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []

Dictionaries

Directories

  • MLA directory of periodicals View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Presents detailed information on more than 5,800 periodicals in the areas of literature, language, linguistics, and folklore. Includes editorial addresses, ... []

Encyclopedias

Guides and finding aids

Handbooks and manuals

News sources

Quotations

  • Bartleby.com: Great books online View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides a free-of-charge, full-text collection of selected literature, reference and verse. Includes works such as the Oxford Shakespeare, Columbia encyclopedia, ... []

Reviews (book, film, etc.)

  • ABELL: Annual bibliography of English language and literature View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1920-
    Provides citations and indexing to articles, books, dissertations, critical editions of literary works, book reviews and collections of essays published ... []
    Link to list of LION collections
    Link to LION home page
  • Literature resource center View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • 19th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • 20th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • Academic search premier (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceINSPIRE ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1975-
    "multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles."--Provider description. ... []
  • Book review digest (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1982-
    Indexes and abstracts reviews of English-language adult and juvenile fiction and non-fiction titles; reviews are selected from journals in the humanities, ... []
  • Contemporary authors (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Dictionary of literary biography (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Expanded academic ASAP View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1980-
    Provides indexing, abstracts, and selected full text for 3,500+ scholarly journals and general interest periodicals embracing all academic disciplines ... []
  • MagillOnLiterature (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Includes the complete contents of 31 sets of reference books, including nearly 20 Masterplots and Masterplots II titles, the Cyclopedia of world authors, ... []
  • Masterplots (see MagillOnLiterature) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    Includes the complete contents of 31 sets of reference books, including nearly 20 Masterplots and Masterplots II titles, the Cyclopedia of world authors, ... []
  • Nineteenth century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Times literary supplement historical archive View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable full-text access to the Times literary supplement (TLS) from 1902 through 2006. Includes more than 300,000 reviews, letters, poems and articles ... []
  • Twentieth century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []