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English Literature

Indexes of articles on literatures in English; collections of digitized literature & newspapers; other resources


This guide will provide a brief orientation to the University of Chicago Library's collection in English Literature. The Library's collection contains literary works, critical literature, dictionaries, encyclopediæ and grammars from written in English from 1800 to present. These include journals, monographs, and series, either in print or online. To learn more about the library's collections and purchases, please consult the literature collection development policy.

Relevant University academic programs, departments, and institutes

Subject Specialist

Sarah G. Wenzel

Literatures of Europe & the Americas

Regenstein Library
Room 363