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MLA International Bibliography Restricted Resource openURL
Indexes critical scholarship on literature, language, linguistics and folklore, including journal articles, series, monographs, dissertations, bibliographies, and proceedings; via ProQuest; 1926 - present.
Literature Online (LION) Restricted Resource Some full text availableopenURL
A collection of indexes, bibliographies, and full text literary and reference databases. Primary texts include English and American poetry, English fiction, and English and American drama, ranging from 600 to the early 20th century. Secondary sources include MLA International BibliographyLIFT (a literary journal index with some full text), ABELL (the Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature), the King James Bible, biographical information for over 1,000 of the most studied authors, and over 380 full text literary journals.
Literature Criticism Online Restricted Resource Some full text available
Includes criticism on authors and literary works from 3 Gale series: Contemporary Literary Criticism (writers now living or who died after December 31, 1999), Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism (writers from 1900 to 1999), and Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism (writers who died between 1800 and 1899). Sources include broadsheets, pamphlets, encyclopedias, books and periodicals.
Literature Resource Center Restricted Resource
Biographical information, overviews, full text literary criticism and reviews on nearly 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world. Includes the Gale series Contemporary Authors and the Dictionary of Literary Biography.
OED Online Restricted Resource
Full text of the 20 volumes of the OED, the 3 volume Additions Series, as well as at least 1,000 new and revised entries added quarterly. The OED is the leading authority on the evolution of the English language over the last millenium, providing information on the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words.
JSTOR Restricted Resource Some full text availableopenURL
Full text backfiles of over 2,000 core scholarly journals in humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Includes 16 current titles. For all other titles, JSTOR does not contain the most recent 1-7 years of content. Many of these titles are continued in the Library's print and/or electronic subscriptions. Check the Journal Finder for complete holdings information.
Project Muse Restricted Resource Some full text available
Full-text current and archival articles from 580+ scholarly journals from major university presses covering literature and criticism, history, performing arts, cultural studies, education, philosophy, political science, gender studies, and more. The Library's subscription also includes over 1,800 e-books. Updated continually.

CITATION RESOURCES

MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, 7th ed.
Print Location: On Reserve & At the Information Desk Restricted Resource
Authoritative guide to writing papers, and citing sources. Primarily focused on the humanities.
CitationFox - MLA
Put together by the Univeristy at Albany Libraries, this easy-to-use tool can help you create bibliographic citations in accordance with the MLA Style Guide. 
Online Writing Lab at Purdue - MLA Formatting and Style Guide
From Purdue University's Online Writing Lab (OWL). Highly recommended.
Chicago Manual of Style, 16th ed.
Print Location: On Reserve & At the Information Desk Restricted Resource
One of the widely used style manuals for writing about history and documenting sources.  Includes instructions for and examples of in-text citation and the reference list form. A quick reference version is also available online.
Online Writing Lab at Purdue - Chicago Manual of Style
From Purdue University's Online Writing Lab (OWL). Highly recommended.
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