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Poetry: Sources & Citing

Resources for finding and researching poetry

Library Catalog Search Tips

To find books BY a particular poet, select AUTHOR search and enter your poet's name.

To find books ABOUT a particular poet, select SUBJECT search and enter your poet's name.

To find books containing literary criticism of an poet's work, add the keywords CRITICISM AND INTERPRETATION to your search.

To find biographical writing on your poet, add the keyword BIOGRAPHY to your search.

Article Databases

To find articles about a particular author, do a Names as Subjects search in MLA International Bibliography or try an Authors search in Literature Online.

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