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English Literatures

A guide to research resources for English, American, and Anglophone world literature.

Background Information

20th & 21st c. Primary Sources

20th & 21st c. Primary Source Indexes

Browsing Areas

The following sections are good for browsing for books on 18th and 19th century English and American literature, which are shelved on the 5th floor of Lauinger Library.

English Language

PE1001-1693 – Modern English

English Literature

PR471-479 – 20th century

PR481-489 – 21st century

PR6000-6049 – 1900-1960

PR6050-6076 – 1961-2000

PR6100-6126 – 2001-

American Literature

PS221-228 – 20th century

PS229-231 – 21st century

PS3500-3549 – Individual authors - 1900-1960

PS3550-3576 – Individual authors - 1961-2000

PS3600-3626 – Individual authors 2001-

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