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English & American Literature Subject Guide

This is a guide to basic resources and research strategies for English and American literature and post-colonial literatures written in English.

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Welcome to the English and American Literature research guide. Each tab points to Library and Internet sources on general and specific literature-related topics as well as guidance in literary research. Click the Reference Sources tab to see a list of the most popular resources.


Contact me directly via e-mail or telephone to ask a question or to schedule an appointment for a research consultation. I am always happy to work one-on-one with you to help you with your specific research topic.

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Click on (in the top red bar of the Library homepagebefore you begin your research. Enter your UVM Net ID and password, as you would for UVM Webmail and BlackBoard.
This enables you to use UVM Libraries electronic resources, e.g. journal article databases, electronic journals, e-books, etc.

NOTE:  UVM affiliates only after a database name indicates that it is a licensed library database, restricted to UVM affiliates.

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