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MLA International Bibliography
Covers journal articles. books, chapters in edited collections, and dissertations in all fields of literary study. The premier database for research on literature and cultural studies.
Cambridge Companions Complete Collection
Edited collection of scholarly essays on key authors and topics.
Gender Studies Database
Scholarship on gender and sexuality, including sources from inside and outside the academy.
Black Studies Center
Includes The Chicago Defender, 1909-1975 (African American newspaper); International Index to Black Periodicals, 1902 onward; and Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience (topical overviews by leading Black Studies scholars).
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Oxford English Dictionary
The definitive dictionary of the English language.
American National Biography Online
Full-text biographical articles for more than 18,300 men and women from all eras and walks of life.
Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory & Criticism
A comprehensive historical survey of the field's most important figures, schools, and movements, updated annually.
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