Literary Reference Center

Contains full text for 31,098 plot summaries, synopses and work overviews, nearly 100,000 articles/essays of literary criticism, nearly 140,000 author biographies (including 20,000 in-depth bios), more than 430 literary journals, more than 605,000 book reviews, more than 60,000 classic and contemporary poems, more than 15,000 classic and contemporary short stories, more than 5,200 author interviews, and more than 7,100 classic texts.

Literary Reference Center provides users with information from reference works, books, literary journals as well as original content from EBSCO Publishing, on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.

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Encyclopedias and Dictionaries