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Online version of Gale’s Literature Criticism series, including: Contemporary Literary Criticism; Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800; Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism; Twentieth-Century Literature Criticism; Poetry Criticism; Short…

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A digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources in a wide range of disciplines. Coverage is not designed for current material, thus it does not cover information from the most recent 2 to 5 years.

Dates of Coverage: 1665 - present
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Contains bibliographic records of scholarly research from journals, books and book chapters, proceedings, and other formats. Covers research in literature, literary theory and criticism, language, dramatic arts, linguistics, and folklore.

Dates of Coverage: 1926 - present
Full Text: Some
Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Collections, Dictionaries

    Is a consortium-based service that provides its members with access to North America's largest collection of digitized French resources.

    Dates of Coverage: 12th - 20th centuries
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles
    Provides book reviews on a wide range of topics, from a variety of sources; many of the reviews are serious, academic works.
    Dates of Coverage: 1983 - present
    Full Text: Some
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles
    Provides excerpts from and citations to reviews of adult and juvenile fiction and non-fiction, from nearly eight decades (1908-1982) of H.W. Wilson's Book Review Digest.
    Dates of Coverage: 1903 - 1982
    Full Text: Some
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Provides a complete and systematic bibliographic online search tool for scholarship on Geoffrey Chaucer, providing annotations or content summaries for all entries.

    Dates of Coverage: 1970 - present
    Full Text: None; abstracts only
    Access: Open Access
  • Handbooks

    Includes fully-searchable text with added features such as tools for editors, a quick citation guide, and searchable access to the Chicago Style Q&A, wherein University of Chicago Press manuscript editors answer readers' editorial style questions.

    Dates of Coverage: 16th-17th Eds.
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Collections, Ebooks

    Contains current biographical and bibliographical data on more than 120,000 modern authors. You can easily search for an author by name, title of work, subject/genre, nationality, date and place of birth, honors, awards and much more.

    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Collections, Ebooks

    Covers authors who are currently active or who died after December 31, 1959. Profiles novelists, poets, playwrights and other creative and nonfiction writers by providing full-text or excerpted criticism taken from books, magazines, literary reviews, newspapers and scholarly journals.

    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Collections, Ebooks, Primary Sources

    Contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere - from the first book printed in English by William Caxton, through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare and the tumult of the English Civil War.

    Dates of Coverage: 1473-1700
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Collections, Primary Sources

    Based on the English Short Title Catalogue, this resource provides full-text access to 150,000 English and foreign-language works published in the United Kingdom during the Eighteenth Century. Included are thousands of important works produced in the Americas. There are multiple, full-text searching options to gain access to the 33 million pages of books, sermons, pamphlets and broadsides. This truly multidisciplinary resource includes works in: history; the social sciences; the fine arts; medicine; science and technology; religion and philosophy; law; and literature and languages.

    Dates of Coverage: 1701-1800
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Primary Sources

    Provides descriptions and holdings information for letterpress materials printed in Great Britain or any of its dependencies in any language--as well as for materials printed in English anywhere else in the world. Coverage is from the beginnings of print to 1800 including all recorded English monographs.

    Dates of Coverage: 1473-1800
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles

    A bibliographic database that cites essays, articles and miscellaneous works published in the United States, Great Britain, and Canada. It covers decades of essays, annuals, and serial publications that are otherwise all but inaccessible.

    Dates of Coverage: 1900 - 1984
    Full Text: None; abstracts only
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Collections, Primary Sources
    Dates of Coverage: 1639-1800
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Collections, Ebooks

    Includes all of Gale’s Contemporary Authors Online and selected content from the Gale sets Dictionary of Literary Biography and Literature Criticism Online, as well as other literature sources.

    Dates of Coverage: Classical Antiquity - present
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Encyclopedias

    Provides biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of the world's most influential literary figures from all eras and genres.

    Dates of Coverage: All eras
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Dictionaries

    A 10.3 million-word collection of the impertinent, vile, censored, hip, witty, and fascinating slang words of the English language. Covering five centuries of innovation in all English-speaking regions of the world, the Dictionary is the most authoritative, scholarly approach to slang ever attempted. Over 100,000 words are defined; each word is authenticated by genuine and full-referenced citations of its use.

    Dates of Coverage: Past 500 years
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles

    A bibliography of Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars. Edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress, the multidisciplinary Handbook alternates annually between the social sciences and the humanities.

    Dates of Coverage: 1935 - present
    Full Text: None; abstracts only
    Access: Open Access
  • Articles

    Your source for authoritative, worldwide information about Central and South America, Mexico, Brazil, the Caribbean basin, the United States-Mexico border region, and Hispanics/Latinos in the United States. From analyses of current political, economic, and social issues to unique coverage of Latin American arts and letters, HAPI Online contains complete bibliographic citations to articles, book reviews (through 2001), documents, original literary works, and other materials appearing in more than 500 key social science and humanities journals published throughout the world.

    Dates of Coverage: 1970 - present
    Full Text: None; abstracts only
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Primary Sources

    Believed to be the earliest extant copy of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales and dates from soon after Chaucer's death in 1400.

    Dates of Coverage: 1400
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Collections

    Contains approximately 19,000 citations to plays in English- and foreign-language collections, anthologies, and periodicals published since the late 19th century. Separately published plays are not included. The collections, anthologies and periodicals can be searched in the UNH Library catalog to determine whether the Library has them.

    Dates of Coverage: Late 19th century-present
    Full Text: None; abstracts only
    Access: Open Access
  • Articles

    Provides a comprehensive, current bibliography of articles in journals and miscellany volumes worldwide. Disciplines include Classics, English Language and Literature, History and Archaeology, Theology and Philosophy, Medieval European Languages and Literatures, Arabic and Islamic Studies, History of Education, Art History, Music, Theatre and Performance Arts, Rhetoric and Communication Studies.

    Dates of Coverage: 300 - 1700
    Full Text: None; abstracts only
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles, Primary Sources

    A full-text resource of more than 350,000 works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, from the Anglo-Saxon period to the present. Contains more than 350 full-text literature journals, and other key criticism and reference resources. Provides access to both primary and secondary sources.

    Full Text: Some
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Ebooks

    Provides access to classical Greek and Latin literature with up-to-date texts and accurate English translations.

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  • Articles, Handbooks

    Each Handbook offers thorough introductions to topics and a critical survey of the current state of scholarship in a particular field of study, creating an original conception of the field and setting the agenda for new research. The articles review the key issues and major debates, and provide an original argument for how those debates might evolve. UNH's access is for the Oxford Handbooks Online Literature Collection 2014

    Full Text: All
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Primary Sources

    The Perseus Project is an evolving digital library of resources covering the history, literature and culture of the Greco-Roman world.

    Dates of Coverage: Varies
    Full Text: All
    Access: Open Access
  • Lists names, addresses, and publication credits for over 8,200 contemporary authors.

    Dates of Coverage: Contemporary Authors
    Access: Open Access
  • Articles

    Contains the full-text of more than 100 scholarly journals in the social sciences and humanities for the study of Hispanic and Latin America and the Caribbean Basin. The journals, which are indexed in HAPI Online - Hispanic American Periodicals Index, have articles in Spanish, English or Portuguese.

    Dates of Coverage: 1990 - present
    Full Text: Some
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Audio, Video & Images

    Contains more than 250 definitive performances of the world's leading plays, together with online streaming video of more than 100 film documentaries, more than 500 hours in all, representing hundreds of leading playwrights, actors and directors. Users can select portions of videos and save them as playable clips.

    Dates of Coverage: 1930s - present
    Full Text: Some
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles

    Provides searchable access to the full text of the Times Literary Supplement from 1902. It includes more than 300,000 reviews, letters, poems, and articles.

    Dates of Coverage: 1902 - 2012
    Full Text: Some
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Ebooks

    Provides concise introductions to the arts and humanities covering a range of subject areas: history, literature, philosophy, religion, and more.

    Dates of Coverage: Launched in 1995; varies by Introduction
    Full Text: Some
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Primary Sources

    A full-text collection of early women’s writing in English, published by the Brown University Women Writers Project. It includes full transcriptions of more than 320 texts published between 1526 and 1850, focusing on materials that are rare or inaccessible.

    Dates of Coverage: 1400 - 1850
    Full Text: All
    Access: Restricted to UNH users