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Gale Literary Sources

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Gale Literary Sources offers an integrated approach to the full texts of literary works, journal articles, reviews, reviews, biographies, and author reviews of these resources:

  • Literature Resource Center
  • Scribner Writers Series
  • Twayne's Authors Series
  • LitFinder and LitFinder for Schools
  • Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online
  • Something About The Author Online
  • Literature Criticism Online

Specifically, it provides biographical, bibliographic and contextual information to more than 150,000 authors.

The database Literature Resource Center includes:

  • more than 1.1 million full-text articles and reviews from nearly 500 periodicals and magazines
  • 80,000 full text critics
  • 7,000 production reports
  • more than 13,000 links to key websites
  • more than 140,000 biographies supplemented by 3,000 portraits
  • 10,000 passwords taken from Merriam-Webster's® Encyclopedia of Literature

Instructional videos can be found here

The Gale Literary Sources interface was updated late last year. Check out the new features and enhancements in the webinar below:


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