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January 2010

What’s New · Literature Criticism Online

Students of literature, take note! An indispensible resource for literary criticism has just been added to our collection of Research Databases.

Literature Criticism Online combines all ten of Gale’s award-winning, multi-volume reference sources into one cross-searchable database. Coverage spans the centuries from Classical to Contemporary, and includes every major literary genre, including poetry, drama, short stories, and children’s literature.

Besides providing access to over 200,000 hard-to-find essays on authors and their works, LCO also provides content on more than 600 remarkably diverse topics of literary interest such as “American Transcendentalism,” “Cuban Exile Literature,” “Nineteenth Century Science Fiction,” and “Polish Romanticism.”

Log in with a valid library card number and PIN from home, school or work to discover the wealth of literary scholarship at your fingertips.