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ENG199: Methods of Literary Studies -- J. Kim: Books

Fall 2018, J. Kim


Some examples on the Tempest/Caliban/Postcolonialism:

Library Catalogs and Book Resources


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Library Catalogs

Five College Library Catalog
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Five College Library Catalog / Advanced Search 
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A worldwide catalog.  Use WorldCat to expand your search for books, etc. beyond the Five College area.  Watch for items that are owned by only one library; such unique material is often not obtainable via interlibrary loan.


 E-Books Full-text:
Please note that the individual records for many of the e-books in the databases below are in the 5-College Catalog.  However, these collections provide the capability of searching the full-text  collections and each book, whereas the 5-College Catalog does not.


Springer E-books 1815+
ore than 250,000 books published by Springer and its subsidiary imprints, covering every scientific discipline and some coverage of the social sciences & humanities.   Includes access to Springer's Print on Demand Service (MyCopy)

Proquest E-Book Central
A very large collection of Ebooks, mostly scholarly, spanning the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.

National Academies Press  
Over 5,000 books on a variety topics in science, technology, and other disciplines.  Books are free to download.

 NLM Bookshelf 
A significant selection of full-text books available from the National Library of Medicine. 

Google Books Edit/Delete Quick Stats
Growing collection of books, some with complete full text online, others with only a small portion. Limited printing and downloading.

EBSCOhost eBook Collection
Full-text e-books on a broad range of reference, scholarly and professional topics. Includes books formerly in netLibrary.





Some examples by or in part about Quiara Alegria Hudes:

Interlibrary Loan

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