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Full-text access to a variety of standard reference books, fiction, nonfiction, and poetry.

Access Locations: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), All Branch Libraries, Outside the Library

Subjects: Reference; Language and Literature; English and American Literature

Notes: The preeminent Internet publisher of literature, reference, and verse provides students, researchers, and the intellectually curious with unlimited access to books and information on the World Wide Web, free of charge. Highlights of this site include the 18-volume Cambridge History of English and American Literature, published between 1907 and 1921; the Oxford Book of English Verse, published in 1900; and the Yale Book of American Verse, published in 1912.

Dates of Coverage: Antiquity-early 20th century

Print Equivalent: The New York Public Library owns many of the works included in Check the Library Catalog for holdings.

Format: Web

Output Type: Print