Literature Resource Center

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Humanities

Literature Resource Center combines information from such literary reference sources as Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism, Dictionary of Literary Biography, Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature, the Scribner Writer Series, and the Twayne Authors Series. Provides in-depth coverage of 2,500 of the most-studied authors; excerpts from literary criticism; full-text articles from more than 30 literary journals; work overviews; explications; information about the sociological, cultural, and historical context of a work; links to author-related websites; and scholarly journal articles and interviews illuminating a work, theme, genre, oeuvre, or era. Also includes an online guide to writing a Modern Language Association-style literary research paper