These databases contain the full text of several literary magazines.
Searching Collins Library Primo Search for a novel or play, or for all the works by a specific author, is pretty straightforward:
Searching Collins Library Primo Search for a specific poem or short story by a particular author is a bit trickier:
The Archives & Special Collections collects, preserves, and makes available primary source material documenting life at the University as well as collections representing regional, national and international issues.
A small selection of material is listed below, for additional sources, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Watts, Isaac, Logic; or, The right use of reason in the inquiry after truth, 1825.
In addition, a small portion of photographs, historical documents, and digitized material are available online. You can also browse archival and manuscript collections as well as rare books on Primo (limit the location to Archives & Special Collections on the left).
To find anthologies of literature, try searching Collins Library Primo Search by subject. Here are several models to follow:
Primary sources are original, uninterpreted information. Scholars analyze primary sources in order to answer research questions. Examples of primary sources vary by discipline.
Examples in the humanities:
Examples in the social sciences:
Example in the sciences:
Visual materials, including images, are examples of primary sources. There are many image collections in ARTstor that are pertinent to English Studies, including the Languages and Literature featured group which "highlights Artstor content related to languages and literature, including images of renowned authors and depictions of literary characters, as well as examples of foreign languages from a variety of cultures around the world."
Learn more about ARTstor collections (pdf handout) relevant to Language and Literature.
During the semester, drop in on the Archives & Special Collections (Collins Library, 2nd floor):
Mondays - Wednesdays 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Other times are available by appointment, please contact email@example.com.
A small selection of digitized material from the Archives & Special Collections is available online 24/7.
In addition to open hours, the Archives & Special Collections are available by appointment. A few things to be aware of when visiting the Archives & Special Collections:
This subject guide highlights only a small portion of the many resources available to you. If you're not finding what you need, don't hesitate to contact Katy!