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LIT 1000 - Introduction to Literature, Prof. Brown Research Companion: Using Databases

Greetings students! This Lib Guide is designed to be a research companion for Professor Brown's Introduction to Literature course.

Accessing Literature Databases

Polk State Libraries provide you access to over 100 databases.  They can be viewed alphabetically, in an A-Z list, or they can be filtered by subject. Below is a list of the literature databases in the collection. Click here to access the library databases! You login with your Passport account information.


Gale Literature

Gale: Literature integrates full-text literary content with metadata and subject indexing. You can research authors and their works, literary movements and genres. Search across your library's Literature databases to find full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism and analysis, reviews, biographical information and overviews.

Bloom's Literature

Bloom’s Literature provides overviews, synopses, analyses, and literary criticism of thousands of works.

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