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American Literature

A guide to reference sources in American Literature


This is a guide to selected sources of information related to American literature available at URI. Use the Tabs above to navigate through this guide.

To find additional information, conduct a Subject search in the catalog using subject headings such as AMERICAN LITERATURE. Subheadings such as 19th CENTURY or DICTIONARIES will narrow the search. (Example: AMERICAN LITERATURE 19th CENTURY HISTORY and CRITICISM; or AFRICAN AMERICAN AUTHORS 20th CENTURY.)  A Subject search on individual authors will bring up material on that author. (Example: HEMINGWAY, ERNEST.)

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Created by J. Kinnie, 10/09

rev. M. Boldt 10/12

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