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English Literature

This guide provides a general introduction to Library and information resources for the study of literature in English.

Selected resources on literary theory

Find literary theory items in DiscoverEd: search terms and strategies

Use this term for subject search: Literature--History and criticism--Theory etc.

  • Name as subject: Another good strategy is to search for a theorist's name in the subject field: this will turn up subsequent discussions of his or her theory. (If you get too many results, try adding AND "criticism and interpretation".)

Selected resouorces: