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English Language and Literature

A guide to English language and literature resources in UVic Libraries.

Call Numbers/Subject Headings

To find books by an author in the online catalogue, type the last name, first name and search in Author heading 

To find books about an author in the online catalogue, type the last name, first name and search in Subject heading

E-Books

The following e-book collections include a good selection of relevant texts for novels and fiction.

Dictionaries/Encyclopedias

Databases

Here are a few key databases for novels and fiction. For more article databases, see the subject guide for English Language and Literature--Find Articles page and the Databases by subject--Literature list on the Library web site.

Select Books

The following selected titles will help you get started with your research.

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