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Humanities 151: Literature

by Cindy L. Yonovich

Literature Reference Database (GALE LITERARY SOURCES)

Reference Databases--
  • Online handbooks, dictionaries, and encyclopedias
  • Use for overview information, definitions, historical perspective, & criticism
  • Ask the librarian or your instructor for assistance

Literature Reference Database--Twayne's Authors Online

SEARCH Twayne's Authors Online--

  • Enter your search terms in the SEARCH BOX
  • Authors should be entered Last Name, First Name
  • You can also add the title of a literary work


RESULTS in Twayne's Authors Online--

  • Note CONTENT TYPES in the left column
    • Literature Criticism
    • Biographies
    • Topic & Work Overview
  • Click on article title to bring up full text



ARTICLES in Twayne's Authors Online--

Printing the article

  • Click on the Download button in the Tools box

  • Select PDF

  • Click on Print  for the desired number of pages


Citation Building

  • Click on the CITATION TOOLS in the Tools Box

  • Click on Download for MLA (or APA)

  • Click on Open with....

  • Print the citation and attach to your article


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