Subject guide for English studies

Key resources Where to study
Use StarPlus to find online and print materials including books, journals and databases. The Information Commons is where you'll find most of the books recommended for your modules. The IC provides a range of study environments, including bookable group study rooms and silent study space.
Use myResource Lists to find materials on your reading lists. Alternative study spaces are available at Western Bank Library where you'll also find language and linguistics books and print journals.
Information about our other sites
Key databases Key web sites
Arts and humanities citation index - multidisciplinary database covering the journal literature of the arts and humanities Modern American Poetry
Literature online (LION) - database containing literary texts, full-text journals, author biographies and critical and reference resources. Useful websites for English studies
MLA international bibliography via ProQuest - subject index on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics.
Other useful databases for English studies
Key reference and data sources
Cambridge companions to literature & classics
Early English books online (EEBO)
Eighteenth century collections online (ECCO) Parts
Oxford English dictionary (OED)
Other useful reference and data sources for English studies
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