Reference Sources for Reinventing Literary History: Women and Culture (Spring Semester)

First-Year English Research Guides

Look at reference works like those on this list to find overviews and background information on your text and topic. 

  • When you come across useful words, concepts, keywords and names related to your topic, make a note of them to use in further searching.
  • Keep a careful record of where you find useful ideas or quotes.
  • Scholarly reference works like these can be cited in your paper.

Reference Sources on Literature

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First-Year English Research Guides