English Resources

General | Authors | Composition and Linguistics| English Education | Literature General | Reference


Distributes research, criticism, and novels. Provides access to a gopher, telnet, conference information, ftp, and mailing lists. 

MLA on the Web 


Isaac Asimov Home Page

Jane Austen Information Page 

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Willa Cather Electronic Archive

Geoffrey Chaucer

Emily Dickinson Museum

Emily Dickinson

Dickinson Electronic Archives

William Faulkner An Electronic Eugene O'Neill Archive

William Shakespeare 
Internet Shakespeare Editions (ISE)

Finding Shakespeare

Folger Shakespeare Library

Composition and Linguistics:

Association of Teachers of Technical Writing

The Forest of Rhetoric:  Silva Rhetoricae

Writing a Research Paper Purdue OWL

Online Writing Lab - Grammar - Purdue OWL

Online Writing Lab - General Writing Resources- Purdue OWL

International Writing Centers Association

Modern Language Association Language Map

The National Writing Project


Online Writing Lab 

Resources for Writers and Writing Instructors 

Society for Technical Communication

The Writing Studio at Colorado State University  


Center for Research in Language 


Global Language Monitor


Linguistic Society of America 

English Education:

Assembly for the Teaching of English Grammar

Association of Teachers of Technical Writing

Boggle's World

International Reading Association

Language Arts Education (Oklahoma Department of Education)

National Council of Teachers of English 

NCTE: ReadWriteThink

Web English Teacher (K-12)

YALSA's Best of the Best (recommended reading for teen books)
YALSA's Best Fiction for Young Adults

Literature General:

The Electronic Literature Foundation

Literary Women

Internet Poetry Archive  

The Online Medieval and Classical Library

Sonnet Central

The Academy of American Poets 

African American Women Writers of the 19th Century 

American Authors on the Web 

American Verse Project

British Women Romantic Poets, 1789-1832 

Contemporary American Poetry Archive 

The Gothic:  Materials for Study

Indigenous People's Literature Index

The British Library - The Gothic

Literature and Culture of the American 1950s


Mississippi Writers Page

Modern American Poetry 

Perspectives in American Literature (PAL) 

Representative Poetry On-line

Romantic Circles 

Storytellers:  Native American Authors Online 

Twentieth Century Poetry in English 

Victorian Web

Victorian Women Writers Project 

Fulltext e-books

Folger Digital Texts

The Online Books Page 

Project Gutenberg
TEAMS Middle English Texts


APA Formatting and Style Guide (Purdue OWL)

Bartlett's Familiar Quotations

Elements of Style

List of Dictionaries

Merriam-Webster Dictionary and Thesaurus

MLA Formatting and Style Guide (Purdue OWL)

MLA Style

OneLook Dictionary

Roget's Thesaurus


Contact the Subject Librarian for Languages and Literature:
NSU-John Vaughan Library
College of Liberal Arts
Department of Languages and Literature

Page maintained by: Sophia Threatt
Update: 2016