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.English (General): Databases
This is the main portal to databases and other library sources for English research at Van Wylen Library, Hope College.
Subject: Literature, Humanities Content/Description: Citations from journals, series, and book publishers. Covers literature and cricitism, language and linguistics, folklore, dramatic arts, historical printing and publishing, rhetoric, composition, and language/literature instruction.
Subject: Interdisciplinary Content/Description:Includes articles, books, reviews and other sources. "Data for Research" provides interactive content. "Workspace" saves and shares sources. "Text Analyzer" searches for sources with user documents. "Understanding Series" provides sources quoting selected text.
Subject: English, Literature, Humanities Content/Description: Contains full-text literery criticism articles, books, essays, interviews, reviews and excerpts covering periods from classical to contemporary and includes American, British, and world literature.
A full-text, searchable database of Gale's Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism, v.1(1988)-v.110(2009); Contemporary Literary Criticism, v.1(1973)-v.271(2009); Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800, v.1(1984)-v.162(2009); Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism, v.1(1981)-v.210(2009); Shakespearean Criticism; v.1(1984)-v.120(2009);
and Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism, v.1(1978)-v.217(2009)
Subject: English, Theatre Content/Description: Provides citations to scholarly and non-scholarly articles, books, book and production reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, and other materials related to Shakespeare.
Subject: Interdisciplinary Content/Description: Search the open web for scholarly articles, books and book previews, theses, and abstracts. Access to some full-text articles may not be available from off-campus. Please contact a librarian for access issues.
Subject: Interdisciplinary Content/Description: Contains digitized images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700.
Subject: Humanities Content/Description: Provides featured articles, books, reviews, bibliographies, musicals and operas, dance programs, obituaries, interviews, and abstracts for scholarly sources in the humanities.