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American Literature

LibGuide to American Lit resources at Sims Memorial Library.

American Literature

This guide presents selected resources for American Literature which are available through the Southeastern Louisiana University Sims Library and open access websites.

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Guides to the Literature & Collections of Criticism

Guides to the Literature

 Literary Research Guide: an Annotated Listing of Reference Sources in English Literary Studies
--Reference Stacks-- Z 2011 .H34
A Research Guide for Undergraduate Students: English and American Literature
--Reference Stacks-- PR 56 .B34

Collections of Criticism (note: these collections are now on the southeast wall of the 4th floor behind Government Documents) - 4th floor map


Contemporary Literary Criticism
--Reference Stacks-- PN 771 .C59 (184 vol.)
Drama Criticism
--Reference Stacks-- PN 1601 .D59 (14 vol.)
Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism
--Reference Stacks-- PN 86 .L56 (136 vol.)
Poetry Criticism
--Reference Stacks-- PN 1010 .P499 (10 vol.)
Short Story Criticism
--Reference Stacks-- PN 3373 .S386 (59 vol.)
Twentieth Century Literary Criticism
--Reference Stacks-- PN 94 .T83 ( 145 vol.)

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Style Manuals

MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers
--Ready Reference-- LB 2369 .G53 2009 (7th ed.)

The Writing Center

Southeastern Writing Center
383 D. Vickers Hall
(985) 549-2076

Subject Guide