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Bibliographies

  • Bibliographie de civilisation médiévale View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1958-
    A comprehensive, current bibliography of monographs worldwide relating to the medieval period of the Western, Byzantine and Islamic world. Covers history, ... []
  • International medieval bibliography View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1967-
    Indexes articles, notes, and similar literature on medieval subjects in journals, Festschriften, conference proceedings, and collected essays. Covers all ... []

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 ... []
  • 19th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • 20th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • Allgemeine deutsche Biographie & Neue deutsche Biographie View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Mode of access: CD-ROM in Reserve Book Room.
    Call Number: HESB RES Electronic CT 1053 A5 2003
    Includes biographical core data of over 80,000 people in German history. Simple or advanced searching possible.
  • 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 ... []
  • Neue deutsche Biographie (see Allgemeine deutsche Biographie & Neue deutsche Biographie) View Full RecordND-only
    Call Number: HESB RES Electronic CT 1053 A5 2003
    Includes biographical core data of over 80,000 people in German history. Simple or advanced searching possible.
  • 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 ... []
  • 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 ... []

Citation tools

  • Guide for Citing Sources View Full RecordFree Resource
    Examples of how to cite a specific source using the format of the four most-used style manuals: APA, Chicago, MLA, and Turabian

Dictionaries

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Encyclopedias

  • International encyclopaedia for the Middle Ages View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Intended as a complement to Lexikon des Mittelalters and integrated with it online. Usage info: Licensed for 3 simultaneous users. Access info: Click on ... []
  • Johns Hopkins guide to literary theory & criticism View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A full-text searchable database of articles on individual critics and theorists, critical and theoretical schools and movements, and the critical and theoretical ... []
  • Lexikon des Mittelalters online View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    An electronic version of the Lexikon des Mittelalters, a fundamental medieval studies encyclopedia covering Europe and parts of the Middle East and North ... []
  • Literary encyclopedia View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides profiles of the lives and works of important world authors whose works are available in English. Includes coverage of English, American, Canadian, ... []

Guides and finding aids

  • German Studies Web View Full RecordFree Resource
    A wealth of reference and research resources for German Studies, recommended by librarians under the auspices of the Association of College and Research ... []

Reviews (book, film, etc.)

  • 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, ... []
  • 19th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • 20th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • Books in print View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: Began in 2005?
    Information on books and related media, with full-text book reviews. Includes access to: Bowker's Complete Books In Print (US and Canadian titles); British ... []
  • 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 ... []
  • 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 ... []
  • 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 ... []
  • 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 ... []

Tutorials

  • Intercomprehension in Germanic languages online (IGLO) View Full RecordFree Resource
    "Fosters cross-linguistic comprehension among the Germanic languages, and their teaching to people who already speak closely-related languages. The language ... []