Gale's Literary Index Online
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Description: Provides quick and easy access to author and title listings. Index to literature products containing complete biographies on authors and critical essays on their writings. Indexed titles include Contemporary Authors Series and Twentieth Century Literary Criticism.
Dates Covered: 1970-present
Types of Coverage: Index
Source List: Click on the Title List link at the top right of the interface screen
Frequency of Updates: Quarterly
Subjects Covered: Biography, drama, electronic journals english literature, humanities, languages, literature, literary criticism, literature in Spanish & Portuguese, medieval studies; renaissance studies
Types of Items: Journal articles on literature and literary criticism; reference works; novelists, poets, essayists, journalists
Number of Items: As of 02/18/04: Master index to 43 published literary series and covers over 90,000 writers
Vendor: Gale
Publisher: Gale
Other Information
Aggregate Database: On-Campus:
Related Resources: Literature Resource Center
Additional Assistance/Help: Help button located in the left of the interface screen.
Number of Users: Unlimited
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Special Features: Search authors, title or custom (Index by author name, birth date, death date, or nationality)