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Best Bet Databases in Literature
  • MLA International Bibliography A Best Bet database
    Scholarly articles in literature and linguistics. Indexes over 6,000 national and international journals, as well as books, essay collections, working papers, proceedings, dissertations, and bibliographies. From the Modern Language Association. 1926-current; selective coverage 1886-.
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  • Literature Resource Center A Best Bet database
    Biographical essays on more than 100,000 authors and criticism and interpretation of plays, novels, poetry and short stories.
    Also Known As
    • Gale Literature Resource Center
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  • British Periodicals A Best Bet database
    The searchable full text of hundreds of periodicals from the late seventeenth century to the early twentieth.
    Also Known As
    • Early British Periodicals
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  • American Periodicals Series 1740-1900 A Best Bet database
    Digitized images of over 1,000 American magazines and journals published between 1741-1900. Titles range from the scientific journal Medical Repository to Vanity Fair and Ladies' Home Journal. 1740-1900.
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  • World Shakespeare Bibliography Online A Best Bet database
    Summarizes books, articles, book reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, audiovisual materials, electronic media related to Shakespeare. 1962 to present.
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