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  • 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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  • Gale Literary Sources A Best Bet database
    Full-text poems, stories, novels, and more. Biographies of authors, literary criticism, literary movements, and genres. Cross-searches Gale Virtual Reference Library, Literature Criticism Online, and Literature Resource Center.
    Also Known As
    • Artemis Literary Sources
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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.
    Works best with Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome
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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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  • Dictionary of American Regional English A Best Bet database
    The Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE) is the enhanced version of the six volume set published by Harvard University Press (1985-2013)
    Also Known As
    • DARE
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  • 17th & 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers A Best Bet database
    The nearly one million pages of the more than 1,270 17th and 18th century newspapers, pamphlets, and proclamations gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817).
    Also Known As
    • 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers
    • Burney Collection
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  • 17th & 18th Century Nichols Collection of UK Newspapers A Best Bet database
    The contents of more than 300 17th and 18th century English newspapers gathered by printer/collector John Nichols (1745-1826).
    Also Known As
    • Nichols Collection of 17th and 18th Century Newspapers
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  • Times Literary Supplement (TLS) Historical Archive (1902-2012) A Best Bet database
    The complete run of the Times Literary Supplement from 1902 to 2012. Five-year rolling wall (e.g., 2013 issues will be added in 2018, 2014 issues in 2019, etc.).
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