Provides access to literary information and analysis on various authors.

Fulltext of biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of authors from every age and literary discipline. Covers more than 120,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists, and other writers, with in-depth coverage of 2,500 of the most studied authors.  Includes:

  • Contemporary Authors
  • Contemporary Literary Criticism
  • Select Dictionary of Literary Biography
  • Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature

Also provides links to fulltext critical essays on major authors from over 200 literary journals.


Access Notes

Authorized Users: 

Carleton students, faculty and staff