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Library Resources for LIT 2020 - Short Story
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Gale Literary Sources
Search literary criticisms for the world's most written about works. Also includes some biographies and primary resources helpful for iiterature reseach. Research poetry, find poems, analyze short stories, find a short story, fiction, drama and theater works.
Humanities Source (EBSCO)
Rich database covering religions, art, architecture, journalism, literature, dance, history, literature, drama and comparative studies.
Archive of core journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Over 700 titles available.
Literary Reference Center Plus (EBSCO)
Full text database of materials from reference works, eBooks, and literary journals. Includes plot summaries, synopses and work overviews, literary criticism, author biographies and more.
Lit Finder (Gale)
Full text access to poems, short stories, plays and speeches. International in scope, covering poetry from antiquity to the present. Does not include literary criticism.
Wide ranging credible scholarship on many topics. Literature, short stories, poetry, science and social sciences are well covered. This is a great database to begin research. It is a sound academic replacement for Wikipedia.
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Type in "Search within publication" to search for specific stories or authors in these publications.
Looking for Short Stories?
If you need to find the short stories to read for class, here are some available online: