Course Research Pages

ENG 102 - English Composition 2

Class Presentation

Finding Literary Criticism in Databases

Literature Resource Center



Google Scholar - full text is not always available.

Finding Historical Background Information in Databases

Credo Reference

Gale Virtual Reference Library


Finding Literary Criticism and Historical Information in Books

Search the Book and Media Catalog by keyword to see if there are books on your topic.

Some suggested subject headings for this assignment include:

Take a look at the 94-volume set Shakespearean Criticism in the reference section of the Library to see what's been written about Much Ado About Nothing. This set is also contained within Literature Resource Center.

Google Books

Finding Citation Help


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Evaluating Web Resources

Critically Analyzing Information Sources

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Citing Your Research

MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers - LB2369 .G53 2009 (Located in Library Permanent Reserves)