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Literature Online


A searchable library of works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, plus biographies, bibliographies, and key secondary sources.

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: Language and Literature; Criticism and Theory; English and American Literature; Poetry
(Bolded items are subjects for which this is a recommended resource)

Notes: This cross-searching facility gives access via author or keyword searches to all the Literary Databases contained in Chadwyck-Healey's full-text Literature Online collection.

Dates of Coverage: Varies

Update Frequency: Quarterly

Print Equivalent: The New York Public Library owns many of the works included in Literature Online. Check the Library Catalog for holdings. Additionally, an important component of Literature Online is the Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature. For the print equivalent of this title, see Annual bibliography of English language and literature (Cambridge : Bowes & Bowes).

Provider: ProQuest

Format: Web

Output Type: Print