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These databases are freely available to Michigan residents.. To access them, you may be asked to enter your Driver's License, State ID, or public library barcode number.
Literary Reference Center
Covers information on thousands of authors and their works. Topics include: plot summaries, literary criticism, book reviews, novels, and author interviews.
Poetry and Short Story Reference Center
Hundreds of thousands of poems, as well as short stories, biographies, and essays. Topics include the poetic forms, movements, and techniques.
Academic Search Complete
Designed for academic institutions. Comprehensive, multi-disciplinary resource of scholarly research. Coverage on a wide range of topics. Includes peer-reviewed full text resources.
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Search for poets, poems, and articles
Find biographical info, short essays, and poems for many poets.
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