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This guide provides resources for information pertaining to literature and literary criticism.

Suggested Databases

Online Resources - Jersey City Free Public Library


The below resources can assist with researching for information on Literature:

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eBook Collection(EBSCOhost)

This database contains a broad range of titles across a variety of disciplines.


Gale Virtual Reference Library

Multidisciplinary database of almanacs, encyclopedias and other specialized reference



Literature Resource Center

Provides access to biographies, bibliographies, critical analysis of novelists, poets and essayists.