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ENGLISH 206: Women in Literature

T. Fernandez Rysavy

About this guide

This guide will help you find resources and information for your assignments in English 206: Women in Literature. Use the navigation menu to choose the assignment you are working on. On each page you will find useful sources that will help you meet the requirements of the assignment.

If you need help with library search tools and resources, just click on the Research Help tab. For other questions about your assignment, consult with your professor.

Databases to Research Historically Underrepresented Voices

The following databases will help you research primary voices from women and other historically marginalized communities. Some general tips as you use these databases: Use filters to narrow your search, typically available on the left side of the screen. Specifically, you might narrow by specific women authors or by publication/article type, depending on what you are looking for. Most collections have sub-collections that are organized by publisher. You might browse these publications for any that specifically mention women.

Literature-specific Databases

The following databases can be used to research specific pieces of literature. You can search by title, author, or topic.