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
To find audio-visual works of poetry, search by author, title, subject or keyword in advanced search and limit to CDs/Vinyl(Spoken) or Videos/DVDs as the Type or you can limit by location, Music and Audio, if you are searching for both types.
For more poetry reference works, search the catalogue for poetry as a keyword or subject keyword and limit to location, Reference
Here are a few key databases for journal articles about poetry and poets. 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.
Here are some titles to help you get started with your research.