English Language and Literature

Michigan Quarterly Review (vol. 37, no. 2 - present)

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Volume 37.2- (1998-). Open to the world after a six month embargo.|Michigan Quarterly Review is the flagship scholarly and literary journal of the University of Michigan. This online resource provides access to essays, interviews, memoirs, fiction, poetry, book reviews, and graphic art that present a cumulative portrait of the Zeitgeist and of the perennial themes favored by writers within and beyond the academy. This collection contains volumes from Spring 1997 (Vol. 36, No. 2) to the present.

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Michigan Quarterly Review (vol. 1, no. 1 - vol. 36, no. 1)

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Volume 1-37.1 (1962-1998). Open to the world.|Michigan Quarterly Review is the flagship scholarly and literary journal of the University of Michigan. This online resource provides access to essays, interviews, memoirs, fiction, poetry, book reviews, and graphic art that present a cumulative portrait of the Zeitgeist and of the perennial themes favored by writers within and beyond the academy. This collection contains volumes from Winter 1962 - Winter 1997 (Vol. 1, No. 1 - Vol. 36, No. 1).

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Text Collection
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http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/44195
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Feminist Studies Images

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Feminist Studies publishes research and criticism that address theoretical issues and offer analyses of interest to feminist scholars across disciplines. This database has nearly 200 images from the Feminist Studies collection.

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Images
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http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/44139
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Feminist Studies

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Volumes 1-40. University of Michigan access only.|Feminist Studies publishes research and criticism that address theoretical issues and offer analyses of interest to feminist scholars across disciplines. Feminist Studies features theoretically sophisticated essays that make an original contribution and advance interdisciplinary scholarship regarding women and/or gender.

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Text Collection
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http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/44137
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Enchanting Ruin, Special Collections Library

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Tintern Abbey in Monmouthshire, Wales has an iconic status within Romantic literature and art. It is also the most popular weekend destination in Britain today. "Enchanting Ruin" provides the viewer with a number of different lenses for examining the Abbey and its setting in the Romantic Period. This collection contains the digitized images of the complete text.

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Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/44133
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Medieval Travel Writing

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Adam Matthew's Medieval Travel Writing features manuscript materials describing ​both real and imagined ​travel, with an emphasis on manuscripts dating from the 13th century and later​. Materials in the collection are sourced from over 30 libraries, including the British Library, the Bodleian Library, Heidelberg University, and the Beinecke Library at Yale. The collection includes manuscripts in English, French, Latin, German, Spanish, and Dutch; translations; contextualizing essays; and maps.

The trial runs until October 25, 2017. Please send comments to Sigrid Anderson Cordell at scordell@umich.edu.

 

 
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Text Collection
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/44046
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UK Press Online

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The University of Michigan Library currently has trial access to UK Press Online, a database of 18th through 20th-century British newspapers. The trial runs through April 26, 2017. Please send comments on this database to Sigrid Anderson Cordell at scordell@umich.edu.

The newspapers in this database include: 

Daily Mirror 1903 - 1980
Daily Mirror Academic 1903 - current
Daily Express 1900 - current
Sunday Express 2000 - current
Daily Star 2000 - current
Daily Star Sunday 2002 - current
Church Times 1863 - current
The Watchman 1835 - 1884
Daily Worker 1930 - 1945
Morning Star 2000 - current
World War One** 1914 - 1918
The Great War in Kent 1914 - 1918
World War Two*** 1933 - 1945
South Eastern Gazette 1852 - 1912

 

 

 

 

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Database
Newspaper(s)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/43206
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