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English/Comparative Literary Studies

 Key electronic resources

The key electronic resources for English provide access to secondary critical literature, such as journal articles, books, book chapters and dissertations, as well as to electronic primary texts and contemporary sources. Particularly recommended are Literature Online (primary and secondary sources) and the MLA International Bibliography (secondary sources).

 Online help and support

Training materials and guides

Support materials, guides and videos to help you search the literature and get to the full text.

Literature searching

If you would like some help finding literature for English, or managing your citations and reference lists, please contact kate dot courage at warwick dot ac dot uk, the Academic Support Librarian for English. To get some help starting out on a literature search, see our video tutorials (right) on developing a search strategy and getting to the full text, or the printed guides (below).

Guides to specific databases

  • Guide to searching MLA International Bibliography
  • Guide to searching Literature Online (LION)
  • Guide to searching Early English Books Online (EEBO)

Dissertation support

Guidance on finding and managing information, designed especially for students doing the final year dissertation.

 Useful websites

 Study blog

Keep up to date with the Study blog

Your Academic Support Librarian

Your Academic Support Librarian

Kate Courage

kate dot courage at warwick dot ac dot uk
+44 24 765 28151

Kate Courage, Academic Support Librarian

Any feedback, concerns or questions about the Library? Contact your Library Associates.


Search strategy

Getting to the full text

How to access full text using WebBridge.

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