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Literature Resources

Novelist is a readers' advisory service that contains 135,000 fiction titles for all ages, including picture books, young adult titles, and books for adult readers. In addition to finding books to read, users can use features such as Author Read-alikes and Book Discussion Guides.


Literature Resource Center includes biographical entries on more than 100,000 authors from various reference sources; and more than 800,000 full-text articles, critical essays, and reviews from various critical resources.

A comprehensive database that provides users with information on thousands of authors and their works. Includes Masterplots and Magill's.


An extensive collection of critical essays on contemporary writers. Each entry contain a biographical essay that discusses the author's life, works, and critical importance.

Books and Authors is a reader's advisory resource that covers over 140,000 fiction and nonfiction titles.

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