French Language and Literature
Resources, both online and elsewhere, for the French language and literature.
How to Find Almost Anything
Can't Find It In WorldCat?
The following may help identify older material, verify or correct a citation, and locate obscure material.
- Guide to Primary Literaturedetails resources (print and online) for finding works from all periods of French literature
- Guide to Secondary Literaturedetails resources (print and online) for finding critical studies of French literature
- NUC Catalog pre-1956 ImprintsIndexes books printed before 1956. Includes books printed in Europe and Latin America. Includes books missing from WorldCat!
- British Library Online CatalogueIndexes books before 1955. Also available in print: A level Reference Z921.B86 1959 QUARTO
- Use a printed bibliography (book)Do a Basic Subject search in the catalog on an author's last name and the word "bibliography", to locate them in the library.
- The Renaissance in print: 16th century French books in the Douglas Gordon CollectionApproximately 1200 books, digitized cover to cover.
- Digital ScriptoriumImage database of medieval and renaissance manuscripts