A guide to resources in English language, literature, and writing.
- MLA International Bibliography
The Modern Languages Association International Bibliography contains records for over 1.7 million articles, books, essays and dissertations in literary theory and criticism, languages, linguistics, folklore and drama. Many of these are in full text.
JSTOR provides full-text access to long runs of over 670 journals, including titles in English language and literature.
- The OED Online
The Oxford English Dictionary is a comprehensive etymological dictionary of the English language, and contains entries for words used from the year 1150 onwards.
- English Literature Links from Literature Study Online
A wide variety of English literature links from the Literature Study Online site.
- Project Gutenberg
An ever-expanding collection of public-domain online books. Most were published before 1923.
- The Complete Works of William Shakespeare
This site offers the full text of all of William Shakespeare's plays. The complete text of plays can be pulled up in one window, or they can be viewed by act and scene.
- OWL: The Online Writing Lab at Purdue University
OWL provides users with a useful collection of resources related to writing, including citation resources for MLA and APA. This link will connect you to the collection of writing resources that the site maintains for those who are not students at Purdue.
- Drury's Library Catalog: SWAN
The F.W. Olin Library's online catalog.
The MOBIUS system is a "union catalog" that includes the collections of over 70 libraries in Missouri. There are over 4 million unique items on the system; users can order books online for delivery to their home libraries.
The world's largest catalog of library materials. It contains more than 60 million records for books, journals, newspapers, videos, music, scores, maps, Web resources, and other formats.