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Bloom's Literary Reference Online
Examines writers, works, characters, movements and events in world literature. Provided by DISCUS, South Carolina's Virtual Library.
Books and Authors (Gale)
Includes plot summaries, author information, and award lists.
Drama for Students (Gale)
Critical overviews of the most-studied plays.
Resources include Folk Tales and Fairy Tales, Ethnic American Literature, Books to Film: Cinematic Adaptations of Literary Works, Twayne's Author Series and Scribner Writers Online, among others.
Full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism, reviews, biographical information and overviews. Formerly Artemis Literary Sources.
Gale Literature: Twayne's Author Series
Critical introductions to the lives and works of major writers of the world within the context of the time period in which they lived.
Gale Literature Criticism (Short Stories and Poetry)
Literary criticism for major U.S. and World authors and poets. Includes criticism for short stories and poetry only.
Core journals in economics, history, political science, and sociology, as well as in the humanities and social sciences.
Literary Reference Center (EBSCOhost)
Information on thousands of authors and their works. Provided by DISCUS, South Carolina's Virtual Library.
Literature Resource Center (Gale)
Literary criticism, biographical information, journal articles, reviews and more. Provided by PASCAL.
Reader's resource with information on over 260,000 fiction and readable nonfiction titles. Provided by DISCUS, South Carolina's Virtual Library.
Novels for Students (Gale)
Critical overviews of novels from various cultures and time periods.
Access to Critical Survey of Graphic Novels series: Independents and Underground Classics, Heroes & Superheroes, History, Theme & Technique, and Manga. Other titles: World Mythology, Censored & Banned Literature, and Novels Into Film: Adaptations & Interpretations.
Writer's Reference Center
A guide to the writing process, covering preparation; writing your document; revising; and writing about theme, character, form and genre, and other topics. Provided by DISCUS, South Carolina's Virtual Library.