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English Literature

The guides, tutorials and links below will help to develop your information and digital literacy in your subject area.

English Literature Library subject guide

Find your subject librarian, and useful resources for your subject in this Library guide to English Literature.

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Referencing

The School of English uses either the Harvard style of referencing, or MHRA Footnotes. You can choose which style to use, but you must be consistent and use the same style throughout your assignment.

Harvard referencing

Guide to the TUOS standard Harvard referencing style.

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MHRA Footnotes referencing

Guide to the TUOS standard MHRA Footnotes referencing style.

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Databases

Useful databases for English include Scopus, and Web of Science, two very comprehensive online databases covering all subjects. Use our short guides to learn how to search them effectively.

Using Web of Science: video guide

Learn how to use the Web of Science database with our video guide (sound required). You can watch the embedded video below or go to Kaltura for a larger resolution.

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Using Scopus: video guide

Learn how to use the Scopus database with our video guide (sound required). You can watch the embedded video below or go to Kaltura for a larger resolution.

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