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Where to Look!

Find the following MLA 9th edition guides on our shelves:

  • MLA Handbook, Call number LB 2369 .M52 2021
  • MLA Made Easy : Your Concise Guide to the 9th Edition, Call number LB 2369 .H338 2021
  • MLA 9 Simplified : Easy Way Guide to MLA Handbook, Updated for the MLA 9th Edition Handbook, Call number PN 147 .M536 2022

Find books and DVDs shelved in these call numbers:

  • HF 5717 to HF 5734.7 – Business communication; business writing.
  • P to PZ – Language and literature. A search in our catalog for specific authors, genres, etc., can locate such works as well as literary criticism and analyses that we may have in our collection.
    • PA – Greek and Latin languages and literature.
    • PE – English (language, grammar, and writing).
    • PN – Literature (General), including criticism, history, poetry, drama, and prose.
    • PR – English literature.
    • PS – American literature.

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Grammar, Composition, Writing, & Citation Help

Literature, Literary Analysis, and Criticism
  • The Cambridge History of English and American Literature, “contains over 303 chapters and 11,000 pages, with essay topics ranging from poetry, fiction, drama and essays to history, theology and political writing.”
  • Poets.org, from the Academy of American Poets, offers numerous resources on classic and contemporary poetry, poems searchable by title or poet, audio and video resources, interviews, bios, essays, and more.
  • Shakespeare's Works from Folger Shakespeare Library: A comprehensive digital collection of Shakespeare’s plays and poetry with an interactive interface.
  • The Short-Story: Specimens Illustrating Its Development, from Bartleby.com, offers “a selection of 23 short stories from the Middle Ages to the beginning of the Twentieth Century.”
  • Voices and Visions, a series of videos from Annenberg Learner on thirteen American poets.

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