Italian Language and Literature
Resources, in all formats, for the study of Italian literature and language
Find Books on a Theme
- Any theme you can think of: women, animals, wine, mental illness, philosophy, medicine, ANYthing can be a Subject word.
- Search the library catalog and put a Keyword together with "in literature".
Search these reference collections
- For many authors there will be a volume in Cambridge Companions. Or cross search the entire archive.
- Oxford Scholarship Online is another cross-searchable database.
- LION has good basic information on writers.
- The e-texts portion of LION is English-language works.
- But the criticism and reference components treat writers of many nationalities.
- Artemis Literary Sources also has good basic information on writers.
- It will give overviews of works and critical articles on writers.
- Search the library catalog for handbooks (sometimes called an Encyclopedia, or Dictionary).
- Another possiblity is the MLA series "Approaches to teaching".