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Literature Resource Center

Last Updated: Dec 20, 2023 10:09 AM

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Literature Resource Center (LRC)is a complete literature reference database designed for undergraduate students. Much of the information is full-text. Contains electronic version of biographical, bibliographical and contextual information on authors and their works (fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history, and journalism).

Presented as a seamless collection:

  • Contemporary Authors
  • Dictionary of Literary Biography
  • Contemporary Literary Criticism
  • Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism
  • Shakespearean Criticism
  • Drama Criticism
  • Poetry Criticism
  • Short Story Criticism
  • Children's Literature Review

Partnered with:

  • Encyclopedia of Literature (Merriam-Webster, Inc.)
  • The Scribner Writer Series (Macmillian Library Reference) Literature Online (LION)

Other Features:

  • Gale Literature Index
  • Modern Language Association (MLA) Style Manual (pp. 104-182)
  • Library of Congress Archive

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