English E-Resources

$subunit MLA International Bibliography - EBSCO is an index for books and articles published on literatures, folklore, linguistics, and modern languages.

$subunit$subunit Literature Resource Centre provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical analyses of authors and their works.

$subunit Project MUSE is a full-text database providing access to peer-reviewed journals in cultural studies, history, politics, music, theatre, film, and literary criticism.

$subunit Scholars Portal Journals is a multi-disciplinary database with millions of articles drawn from journals covering every academic discipline. Previously known as E-Journals @ Nipissing University (Scholars Portal).

$subunit Oxford English Dictionary is a historical dictionary that covers the development of the English language. It includes detailed entries for words from 1150 CE to the present.

$subunit$subunit Oxford Reference Online Premium is a comprehensive collection of subject dictionaries and encyclopedias covering a variety of fields from the Oxford University Press. It also includes English and bilingual dictionaries.

$subunit Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism includes alphabetically arranged entries on critics and theorists, critical schools and movements, and the critically and theoretical innovations of specific countries and historical periods.

$subunit John Milton a Bibliography features manuscripts and editions of Milton's work and related studies, criticism, allusions and quotations from the years 1624-1977.

$subunit Bibliography of English Women Writers 1500-1640 features scholarship on more than 700 recovered women writers and located texts, including both familiar figures and unknown writers.

$subunit$subunit Frontier Life contains primary source documents such as letters, diaries, government papers, business records, land transactions, legal documents, speeches, books, and pamphlets as they relate to the exploration and settlement of North American, Australasian, and African frontiers between the seventeenth and mid-twentieth century.

$subunit Iter General link to Iter resources examining the Renaissance and Medieval periods in Europe (400 to 1700 AD).

$subunit Iter Italicum List of previously uncatalogued or incompletely catalogued Renaissance humanistic manuscripts from libraries and collections worldwide.

$subunit JSTOR is an archival database of full-text journals covering a wide variety of fields within the Arts, Science, and Business. Typically it does not include volumes published in the last 3 to 5 years.

$subunit Archives of Sexuality & Gender: LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940, Part II provides researchers with primary source documents related to the Gay Rights Movement with resources from repositories like the Lesbian Herstory Educational Foundation; Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives; Women's Energy Bank; GLBT Historical Society; National Library of Medicine; among other archives.

$subunit$subunit Humanities International Index provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for journals, books and other important reference sources in the humanities from around the world.

$subunit$subunit CPI.Q Canadian Periodicals provides access to Canadian and Canadian-focused journals, magazines, and newspapers.

$subunit$subunit Academic Search Premier consists of a wide range of articles related to the social sciences, general sciences, humanities and education. It contains journals, magazines, newspapers, video content from the Associated Press and more.

$subunit Theatre in Video features streaming video of 20th Century plays, documentaries, interviews and instructional materials.

$subunit Black Drama: 1850 to Present contains plays, related production information, playbills, photographs, and more. It includes playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other African diaspora countries.

$subunit Gale In Context: Biography contains biographical and contextual information on notable people throughout history.

$subunit Litfinder contains literary works, biographies, images and much more for the lit student.