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Literature LibGuide: Internet Resources

The Internet is more than a social time-waste

Yes, Google is a good place to start when you have no idea how to begin your paper. Keep in mind, sites that end in .com, .edu. and .gov are your best resources for university level study. Sometimes, depending on the topic, .org is also acceptable. Always look into the Website's credentials to make sure the information you are getting is accurate and truthful. Ask your professor before using Internet sources to make sure they are acceptable. Below are some other sites to help you get started.

Web Sites of Interest

The Internet Public Library (IPL2) Literature Criticism Resource Page

The ipl2 Literary Criticism Collection contains critical and biographical websites about authors and their works that can be browsed by author, by title, or by nationality and literary period. The collection is not inclusive of all the work on the web, nor does it plan to be. The sites are selected with some thought to their overall usefulness.- from the Web site

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

This site has offered Shakespeare's plays and poetry to the Internet community since 1993. The original electronic source for this server was the Complete Moby(tm) Shakespeare. The HTML versions of the plays provided here are placed in the public domain. - from the Web site.

Project Gutenberg

Project Gutenberg offers over 36,000 free ebooks to download to your PC, Kindle, Android, iOS or other portable device. Choose between ePub, Kindle, HTML and simple text formats.

We carry high quality ebooks: All our ebooks were previously published by bona fide publishers. We digitized and diligently proofed them with the help of thousands of volunteers. - from the Web site

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