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Literature & Language - Library

Academic Search Complete

Provides comprehensive research and peer-reviewed articles on all subjects.


American Fiction, 1774-1920

Encompasses more than 17,500 works of prose fiction written by Americans from the political beginnings of the United States through World War I.


British Literary Manuscripts Online

Offers students and researchers unprecedented online access to 565,000 page images and descriptions of rare manuscripts, c.1100 to 1660.


Canadian Literary Centre

Full-text content with a Canadian focus.


Canterbury Dictionary of Hymnology

Contains 2 million words, over 4000 individual entries and more than 300 authors from over 30 countries wiring on hymns of the Judaeo-Christian tradition from the earliest years to those written today.


Frontier Life: Borderlands, Settlement and Colonial Encounters

A digital collection of primary sources including material from the Hudson Bay Archives and the Glenbow Archives.


Early Arabic Printed Books

Arabic printed books from the British Library (1475-1900) is the first full-text searchable digital library of early printed books in Arabic script.


Early English Books Online

Digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and British North America from 1473 - 1700.


Eighteenth Century Collections Online

This collection contains every significant English-language and foreign-language title printed in the United Kingdom between the years 1701 and 1800.


Films on Demand: Digital Education Videos

Provides access to thousands of videos (documentaries and other peer-reviewed productions) that cover most areas of research.


Humanities International Complete

An invaluable resource for those interested in all aspects of international humanities, with full text of hundreds of journals.



Provides research and peer-reviewed content on a wide array of issues, including history, sociology, anthropology, and much more.


Literary Reference Centre

Comprehensive, full-text database provides a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works.


Literature Resource Centre

Full-text articles from scholarly journals and literary magazines providing rich critical, biographical and contextual content.


The Making of the Modern World

Invaluable for an understanding of the competition for empire and the projection of European power from 1500 to the early twentieth century.


Middle English Compendium

Portal to various resources for the study of Middle English, including the Middle English Dictionary.


MLA International Bibliography

Provides a subject index for books and articles published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics.


Oxford English Dictionary

The definitive record of English Language.


The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

This encyclopedia charts the interdisciplinary field of Peace Studies.


Patrologia Latina

An electronic version of the first edition of Jacques-Paul Migne's Patrologia Latina (1844 - 1865), comprising the works of the Church Fathers from Tertulllian in 200AD to the death of Pope Innocent III in 1216.


Salem Press Critical Insights Books

Provides e-books for all the Critical Insights print books that the library owns.


Shakespeare Collection

Brings together general reference data, full-text scholarly periodicals, reprinted criticism, primary source material, and the full-text annotated works.


TLS Historical Archive 1902-2012

Times Literary Supplement has forged a reputation for fine writing, literary discoveries and insightful debate.


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Digital Commons Network

Brings together free, full-text scholarly articles from hundreds of thousands of universities and colleges worldwide.


Directory of Open Access Journals

Linking together thousands of open access journals and over a million open access articles.



Search millions of free academic articles, chapters, and theses.