Start Here: Gale: Literature
From the Advanced Search click on Browse Topics
Search by Author Name: Where it says "Filter by name" you can search for an author's name
Start Here: Bloom's Literature
In Bloom’s Literature, click Browse and then click on Authors
From here, you can go to All Authors to search for an author by name.
In the author's page, you can see different focuses (e.g. reference, criticism, literary works, images, and videos) for that author. You can also use the Narrow Results on the right to further refine as you browse the author page
From within an entry, you can click on Share to get the permalink. Also, the Citation option to get the automatically-generated citation (make sure to check this for accuracy). On the right, under Record Information, is where that source comes from and when it was published.
Lastly, you can click on a Tags to further refine your search or find related results.