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British & American Literature: Home

This guide will help you navigate the many resources from the Libraries and on the web available for research in literature.


There are several librarians you may want to work with as you do research in literature.

Gale Burrow is the subject specialist for British and American literature and the Curator for Literary Collections in Special Collections.

Holly Gardinier is the Performing Arts Librarian. She works with music, dance, and theatre.

Dani Brecher is the Media Studies Librarian.

For information about contacting other librarians, visit Contact a librarian.


Welcome! This guide is designed to help you find and use resources for your research in British and American literature and literature in English written anywhere in the world. Many of the resources will also be valuable for your research in literature in other languages.

Use the tabs across the top (Books, Articles, etc.) to see suggestions on how to find information in particular types of sources.










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Outreach & Public Services, Special Collections; Liaison Librarian for British & American literature

Gale Burrow
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