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MLA International Bibliography (Modern Language Association) with Full Text
The definitive index for the study of language, literature, composition, folklore, and film with full text for more than 1,000 journals. International in scope, the bibliography covers scholarly publications from the early 20th century to the present, including journal articles, books, and more. Coverage: 1963-present. Some full text.
Gale Literary Criticism
Authoritative source of literary criticism, summarizing authors' lives and works. Includes excerpts from scholarly articles. IMPORTANT NOTE: Because this source is an encyclopedic work, it should NEVER be directly cited. Always look up the original source of the excerpted and reprinted articles. Coverage: Varied. Mostly Full-Text.
Collections of French Literature online. Some sites below may be restricted to Dickinson users.
Gallica (French Language)
One of the largest digital libraries, Gallica offers free access to digitized books (including pamphlets), images, and sound resources in the original French. The collection, digitized by the Bibliothèque nationale de France, continues to grow and includes prestigious publications, dictionaries, and periodicals. Coverage: contains primary sources. Full-Text.
An online archive containing over 6,000 poems from the Middle Ages to the 20th Century.
An implementation of the FRANTEXT database, it consists of nearly 2000 texts, ranging from classic works of French literature to various kinds of non-fiction prose and technical writing. Coverage: 1600 to present, contains primary sources. Full-Text.