Consult these sources to learn more about literary authors, periods, genres, texts, and their historical contexts.
Use the below guides to go deeper into your research.
The following sections are good for browsing for books on Anglo-Saxon and Medieval literature, which are shelved on the 5th floor of Lauinger Library.
PE101-458 – Anglo-Saxon. Old English
PE501-693 – Middle English.
PR171-236 – Anglo-Saxon (beginnings through 1066)
PR251-369 – Medieval. Middle English (1066-1500)
PR1490-1799 – Anglo-Saxon literature
PR1803-2165 – Anglo-Norman period. Early English. Middle English.