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English: Reference Resources

Information resources for the UCI community interested in English language, literature, and literary criticism.


Welcome to the Reference Resources Page. On this section, you will find reference resources to help you conduct research, craft essays or articles, access relevant dictionaries and encyclopedias, and search Google to locate additional material.

Please consult the drop down tabs to find the resources that you need. These include:

  • General reference resources, such as LION, Gale Virtual Reference, and Cambridge Campanions Online
  • Important language resources such as dictionaries
  • Databases containing biographical information of literary figures; and literary indexes and bibliographies.

Research Resources to Get You Started