Books & Authors
Explore books, authors, genres, and topics; includes read-alike, award winner and librarian's favorites lists.
 
Columbia Granger's World of Poetry
Contains 250,000 poems in full text and 450,000 citations, with biographies, commentary and criticism.
 
Communications and Mass Media Collection
Current information from more than 100 journals focused on all aspects of the communications field. Subjects covered include: advertising and public relations, literature and writing, linguistics, and many more.
 
Eighteenth Century Collections Online
Includes a variety of 18th century materials -- from books and directories, Bibles, sheet music and sermons to advertisements -- and works by many well-known and lesser-known authors.
 
Fiction Connection
Discover titles similar to those you already enjoy. Or browse titles by topic, genre, setting, character, location, and timeframe.
 
Films on Demand
Films On Demand is a web-based digital video delivery platform that allows you to view streaming videos from Films Media Group anytime, anywhere. Subjects cover academic areas, careers, newsreels and training videos.
 
JStor
Search .pdf files from academic journals in arts, business, social sciences, health sciences, math and biology.
 
Literature Criticism Online
Literary criticism for children's literature, fiction, short stories, drama, and poetry.
 
Literature Online (Lion)
A library of more than 350,000 works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, 328 full-text literature journals, and other key criticism and reference resources.
 
Literature Resource Center
Work overviews, author biographies, reviews, literary criticism, and primary source materials about literature.
 
Motif-Index of Folk Literature
Electronic version of classification of narrative elements in folktales, ballads, myths, fables, mediaeval romances, exempla, fabliaux, jest-books, and local legends.
 
NoveList
A fiction database designed for readers in all genres. Describe a plot with author readalikes, find reviews, and much more for over 135,000 fiction titles. Other content of interest to fiction readers includes 'What We're Reading', Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and Annotated Book Lists.
 
OED: Oxford English Dictionary
The accepted authority on the evolution of the English language over the last millennium. It is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past.
 
Patron Books in Print
Database of 5 million books, audio books, and movies. Features include bestsellers and award winners throughout history, books mentioned in the media, and capability to search by series, fictional characters, and genre.
 
Play Index
Search over 30,000 plays written from Antiquity to the present and published from 1949 to the present in the convenient electronic form that patrons prefer.
 
Scibner Writers Series
15-20 page signed essays from more than 2,000 authors and literary genres drawn from the acclaimed Scribner print series.
 
Wyoming Authors Wiki
Includes Wyoming authors of both fiction and nonfiction. Searchable by author, county, and genre.
 
 
 
 

 

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