Literature Resources in Shain Library
Books & Media
Search the Library Catalog to find books, videos and DVDs, and journal titles. The catalog can be searched by author, title, keyword or subject and contains the holdings of Connecticut College as well as Trinity College and Wesleyan University. To search for books and media outside of the local catalog, use WorldCat.
The following reference works can be found in the Shain Library reference section and can help you start researching literature-related topics. These are only a sampling of our reference collection; more sources can be found by browsing in the PN, PR, and PS call number ranges of the reference collection.
|The Cambridge guide to literature in English||Head, Dominic||PR85 .C29 2006|
|An encyclopedia of British women writers||Schlueter, Paul and Jane||PR111 .E54 1998|
|Encyclopedia of post-colonial literatures in English||Benson, Eugene, and L.W. Connolly||PR9080.A52 E53 2005|
|The Johns Hopkins guide to literary theory & criticism||Groden, Michael, Martin Kreiswirth, and Imre Szeman||PN81 .J554 2005|
|The Oxford companion to American literature||Hart, James D.||PS21 H3 1995|
|The Oxford companion to English literature||Drabble, Margaret||PR19 .O94 2000|
|The Oxford encyclopedia of American literature||Parini, Jay||PS21 .E537 2003|
|The Oxford encyclopedia of British literature||Kastan, David Scott||PR19 .O95 2006|