Curbside lending is only available for books NOT in HathiTrust.
You can also find literary works in the following databases:
(or LION) is an excellent database to search for poetry, fiction, and other primary texts. This database also includes author pages with biographies, criticism, and lists of reference sources where you can find more information.
A digital collection of 52 published works by 19th-century black women writers. A part of the Digital Schomburg, this collection provides access to the thought, perspectives and creative abilities of black women as captured in books and pamphlets published prior to 1920.
Collections from the Library of Congress.
Comprehensive collection of stories from Africa and the African Diaspora, offering short stories and folktales, ranging thematically from oral traditions that date back many hundreds of years to contemporary tales of modern life. Also includes complete runs of selected literary magazines.
Digitzed editions of American fiction written between 1789-1875.
When complete, this collection will include more than 1500 plays along with related biographical, production, and theatrical information spanning from the 18th century to the present.
Collection of 19th century American fiction.