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English Research Guide

Find research and resources relevant to English Studies, including literature and linguistics, creative writing, and rhetoric, composition and pedagogy.

Find Reference Sources

Electronic Reference Collections

Use these multi-disciplinary electronic reference resources to find information on a variety of topics, people, and events.


Use electronic dictionaries to find definitions, or the history, of specific terms. You may also find print dictionaries by searching the catalog.


Use glossaries to find explanations of technical terms or concepts within a specific discipline, such as literary studies.

Encyclopedias & Handbooks

Use encyclopedias to find basic, factual information about people, events, theories, or terms.


Use these resources to find biographical information about various authors, poets, relevant figures.


Browse the stacks on the 4th floor, Blue Wing, M.D. Anderson library, for multiple quotation books in the call number area PN6086 - PN6089. There are also a select few quotation books with the same call number range in the print Reference Collection on the first floor of the library.