Welcome to the research guide for your course in Western Literature! The suggested databases are accessible from this page and from the Electronic Resources section of the library home page. Print resources are available in the PHC on-campus collection or by mail to distance learning members of the PHC community. You may check the location and the availability of an item in our collection through the online catalog, accessible from the library home page.
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Critical Survey of Long Fiction - Ref PN3451 .C75 2010
Critical Survey of Short Fiction - Ref PN3321 .C7 2012
Moulton's Library of literary criticism of English and American authors - Ref PR83 .M73 1989
Notable British Novelists - Ref PR 821 .N57 2001, vols. 1-3.
Oxford encyclopedia of British literature - Ref PR 19 .O95 2006, vols. 1-5.
Oxford companion to Classical Literature - Ref PA 31 .H69 1991
Oxford companion to English Literature - Ref PR 19 .O94 2000
Oxford companion to Shakespeare - Ref PR 19 .O94 2001
Search the catalog using an Advanced Search for the any of the following strings as a "subject":
Classical literature - dictionaries
Classical literature - History and criticism
English literature - dictionaries
English literature - History and criticism
French literature - dictionaries
French literature - History and criticism
Russian literature - dictionaries
Russian literature - History and criticism
Locate online access to these journals through the library's Periodical Listing.
Created: Dr. Steven Hake/Thornhill, 2011. ReivsedHake/Thornhill 2013. Reviewed and revised: Hake/Thornhill, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2019.