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Literatures in English: Home

This page lists sources that cover multiple periods, genres, and/or nationalities. See additional resources in the "Historical Literary Period" and "Geographical Region" pages.

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Most of our e-journals and databases are restricted so that only current UCSD faculty, staff, and students can use them from off-campus. In order to get access to these resources from an off-campus computer, you need to use the VPN.
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Comprehensive Guide to Research Resources

The most comprehensive, rigorously evaluative guide to research resources in English language literatures is the following:

How to Use This Guide


This guide is designed to highlight some of the major resources for researching literatures in the English language. Please use the tabs above to navigate. 

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