Full-text articles from scholarly journals and literary magazines are combined with critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, biographies, and more to provide a wealth of information on authors, their works, and literary movements. Researchers at all levels will find the information they need, with content covering all genres and disciplines, all time periods and all parts of the world.
Gives clear and comprehensive information on conditions and diseases, health and wellness, mental health, and the human body.
Gale In Context- High SchoolGale In Context: High School offers cross-curricular content aligned to national and state curriculum standards and reinforces the development of skills such as critical thinking, problem solving, communication, collaboration, creativity, and innovation. Explore topics within business and economics, geography, government, history, literature, science and health, social issues, and more.
EBSCOhost: Points of View Reference CenterPoints of View Reference Center contains 400 topics, each with an overview (objective background / description), point (argument) and counterpoint (opposing argument). Each topic features a Guide to Critical Analysis which helps the reader evaluate the controversy and enhances students’ ability to read critically, develop their own perspective on the issues, and write or debate an effective argument on the topic.
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Designed to support global awareness, Global Issues In Context ties together a wealth of authoritative content that empowers students to critically analyze and understand the most important issues of the modern world.
FactsOnFileThis is the main page for the Infobase databases. It contains 13 databases that provide a wide range of resources, including full-text articles, biographies, primary source documents, images, videos, maps, timelines, charts, diagrams, and news articles.
Houses more than 9,000 primary and secondary sources including newspapers, magazines, narratives, and letters of correspondence and images that actually show students moments and elements of daily life throughout history
all of the things that students find interesting about today’s culture, in the context of America’s past. It is a complement to any social studies course about life in America since the 1900s and an outstanding resource for research and discovery.
Houses more than 5,400 primary and secondary sources, including more than 2,800 photos and illustrations and more than 220 audio and video recordings
Provides critical overviews of short stories from all cultures and time periods. Includes discussions of plot, characters, themes and structure as well as the story's cultural and historical significance.
Examines the relationship between American history and literature between 1870 and 1920, presenting alphabetized articles on topics such as business and industry novels, Darwinism, feminism, immigration, and World War
Literary Movements for Students
Call Number: R 809.91 LI
Publication Date: 2002-09-18
A student guide to understanding literary movements, featuring entries on twenty-eight movements, each with information in the areas of representative authors and works, themes, style, movement variations, and historical context, as well as a critical overview.
Body Image by Ronnie D. Lankford
Call Number: 306.4 LA
Publication Date: 2010-03-19
This book defines "body image"; describes the development of both positive and negative body images; discusses how biology and culture affect body image; and explains various ways of altering body image.
Spans all facets of gothic literature, including visual and performing arts, society and culture, themes, and settings. Includes primary source documents and critical material to provide a contextual perspective, a related chronology of key events, full-text commentaries, and lists of further readings.
Authors of the 19th Century by Adam Augustyn (Editor)
Call Number: R 809 BR
Publication Date: 2013-07-15
From a period of flourishing literary movements and experimentation with new styles, this book profiles the lives and works of eighty of the 19th century's greatest writers.
Facts on File Encyclopedia of Gothic Literature by Mary Ellen Snodgrass
Call Number: R 809.911 SN
Publication Date: 2004-11-01
An alphabetical reference guide detailing the lives and works of authors associated with Gothic literature.
The Facts on File Companion to the American Short Story by Abby H. P. Werlock (Editor)
Call Number: R 813 FA
Publication Date: 2000-02-01
Contains over 675 alphabetically arranged entries that provide information about various aspects of the American short story, providing author biographies and bibliographies; story synopses and analyses; character profiles; definitions of literary terms, themes, and motifs; discussion of historical events; and lists of award winners.
Source is a one-stop research platform combining citable reference content with instructional
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starting point for research.
EBSCOhost: eBooks CollectionEBSCO offers hundreds of thousands of high-quality e-book and audiobook titles from leading publishers, ensuring that you’ll find valuable, trusted content with every search. Build a collection from a growing selection of best-selling, frontlist and award-winning titles across a wide range of subject matter—including academic titles, popular fiction, medical collections and more.
eBooks from Salem Press, The Reference Shelf, and Grey House Publishing.
ABC-CLIO eBooks CollectionThe ABC-CLIO eBook Collection provides modern tools for successful research inquiries. It offers the same high-quality, authoritative, scholarly information librarians have come to expect from ABC-CLIO plus enhanced readability via a new reading pane, improved search and browse capabilities, and more. Customize your digital collection with encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks, and guides from ABC-CLIO, Greenwood, Libraries Unlimited, and Praeger.
We offer searchable online literature for the student, educator, or enthusiast. To find the work you're looking for start by looking through the author index. We currently have over 3500 full books and over 4400 short stories and poems by over 260 authors.