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Research Guide: English 6007 (Forgotten Stories): Home

OneSearch (general search across many databases)

OneSearch - Advanced Search - This is a broad search across many databases (popular and scholarly).  Your search will retrieve articles from newspapers and magazines as well as books and scholarly journal articles.  You can use the date limiter and the  "Reviews" source type to zero in on contemporary reviews of a work.

Biographical Information on Authors

Print Resources for Reviews, Author Profiles, etc.

Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature - This is an index to articles published in key popular magazines and journals.  Our holdings cover 1900-2000.  Location:  2nd floor, AI3 .R4.

Book Review Digest - This source lists book reviews in popular magazines, covering 1905-1999. Location: 2nd floor, Z1210. C95

Book Review Index - This source lists book reviews in popular magazines, covering 1965-2012 .  Location: 2nd floor, Z1035 .A1 B6

Book Reviews and Coverage in Popular Press

Book databases & Searching in Books

UNO Library's online catalog - find books in the UNO Library (print and electronic)

WorldCat   -- This database combines contents of thousands of library catalogs, allowing you to search millions of records for books and other material. You can see how widely held a particular work is, as well as how many editions of a work were published. 

HathiTrust Digital LibrarySearch the full-text of over 10 million books digitzed and preserved by a collection of libraries and research institutions.  Content availability varies. 

Google BooksSearch the full-text of over 30 million books.  Content availability varies. 

Please note that if you identify a book that is not available in the UNO Library Catalog, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.

Scholarly Criticism

For more tools for searching for literary criticism, see the general English Research Guide.

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