Masterplots analyzes the most important works in all genres -long fiction, short fiction, poetry, drama, and nonfiction throughout history and around the world, helping to define and critique the literary canon.
Project Gutenberg is a volunteer effort to digitize, archive, and distribute cultural works. You will find the classic books from the start of this century and previous centuries, and other works that are not protected by copyright.
JSTOR is an online archive of core scholarly journals and books in a wide variety of disciplines. It provides full text articles in back issues of journals from the earliest issues to within a few years of current publication, as well as book chapters. Please note that the current volume of a journal is NOT available on JSTOR; the latest volume available on JSTOR is usually 3-5 years old.
[Abstract-only] The MLA International Bibliography is a subject index that includes books, book chapters, journal articles, conference papers, and dissertations on criticism, drama, languages, linguistics, general and comparative literature and of all modern languages and literatures.
This online citation tool allows you to search online resources, collect, share and organize references, automatically format citations or a bibliography and insert citations directly into your Word document.