English Resources

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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 Eclectic Writer 

The Forest of Rhetoric:  Silva Rhetoricae

Guide for Writing Research Papers

Guide to Grammar and Writing

International Writing Centers Association

Modern Language Association Language Map

The National Writing Project

The Official Techwr-L

Online Writing Lab 

Resources for Writers and Writing Instructors 

Society for Technical Communication

Technical Writing Links University of Massachusetts

Tools for College Writing

The Writers' Center at Colorado State University 


Center for Research in Language 


Global Language Monitor


Linguist List (Archives for the discussion list.) 

Linguistic Society of America 

Electronic Journals:

Alsop Review

Early Modern Literature Studies

Southwest Journal of Culture (an NSU journal)

The Mississippi Review

English Education:

Assembly for the Teaching of English Grammar

Association of Teacher's of Technical Writing

Boggle's World

A resource site for TESOL, TEFL and ESL teachers who teach elementary and middle school English.

The Electronic Archives for Teaching the American Literatures 

ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading, English, and Communication 

National Council of Teachers of English
Includes documents, directory information, resources for teachers, and their gopher server. 

Online Directory of ESL Resources 

TESOL Online

Web English Teacher (K-12)

Literature General:


Bulfinch's Mythology

Eighteenth-Century English Novel Research Guide 

Eighteenth-Century Resources--Literature 

The Electronic Literature Foundation

Internet Poetry Archive
Plans to include the work of living poets from around the world. Gives teachers and their students a new way to study poets and their works. 

Online Literary Criticism Collection 

The Online Medieval and Classical Library

Romantic Chronology

Sonnet Central 

Fulltext e-books

Hyperizons:  Hypertext Fiction 


The Online Books Page 

Project Gutenberg
TEAMS Middle English Texts

English & American

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

The Literary Gothic 

Literature and Culture of the American 1950s


Mississippi Writers Page 

Modern American Poetry 


Reference Sources for Literatures in English 

Representative Poetry On-line

Romantic Chronology 

Romantic Circles 

Storytellers:  Native American Authors Online 

Twentieth Century Poetry in English 

Victorian Web

Victorian Women Writers Project 

Women Romantic-Era Writers


MLA Formatting and Style Guide

Bartlett's Familiar Quotations

Elements of Style

List of Dictionaries 

MLA Style (Mostly Internet citations)

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: 2013