On the shelf
American Writers (16 vols.) Ref PS129 .A55
British Writers (15 vols.) Ref PR85 .B688
African Writers (2 vols.) Ref PL8010 .A453 1997
European Writers (14 vols.) Ref PN501 .E9 1983
Latin American Writers (3 vols.) Ref PQ7081.A1 L37
Variety of foreign language dictionaries (starting at Ref PA)

Credo Reference
Search across specialized encyclopedias, including subjects on literature and the humanities

Oxford Classical Dictionary
Find brief articles on major topics, places, and people relating to ancient Greece and Rome.

Oxford English Dictionary
The most comprehensive dictionary of English, with detailed etymologies.


Article Databases

MLA International Bibliography
Best and largest collection of scholarly journal articles, books, and dissertations on language and literature. Some full-text.

Academic Search Complete
Covers many subjects, in addition to significant coverage of literature and languages.

Citations for scholarly journal articles in Classics (on ancient Greece and Rome). No full-text.


Internet Resources

Project Gutenberg