The Cambridge Companions to Literature and Classics collection offers thousands of comprehensive and accessible essays on major authors, periods and genres, written by experts and designed for student readers. For the author Companions, each writer is placed in literary and historical context; their major works are analysed,either in separate chapters or grouped according to theme, and their influence on later writers assessed.
The University of Birmingham Library resource discovery system, giving you details of where to find printed and electronic materials. FindIt also contains the collections of the University of Birmingham's Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections archive catalogue, providing researchers with access to details about our archive and manuscript collections.
This is the major database for all aspects of English literature containing full-text of collections of English and American literature. It also incorporates the Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature (ABELL) and the MLA International Bibliography, so it can be used to search for references to European literatures as well.
A cross-searchable collection of 11 databases including the MLA International Bibliography and British Humanities Index covering all areas of literature and language as well as British and American theses in these subjects.