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ENGL 1270.102: Banned Books (Fall 2017): Home

A library research guide for students in Prof. Hutchinson's English 1270 class.

Where to start

Looking for Scholarly Articles on Allen Ginsberg? Try the MLA International Bibliography

Not sure what "aporia" means? Check the Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory & Criticism

Need reviews of a recent controversial novel? Search Book Review Digest.

Want basic biographical information on Lillian Hellman? Use the Literature Resource Center

Related Library Subject Guides

Don't pay for stuff!

Never pay for an article or book or for access to resources!
In most cases (except for textbooks), the Cornell Library will have the online journals, newspapers, magazines, and books you need, or can get them for you at no charge to you!

Passkey can help you find it at Cornell, or Ask a Librarian.


Click on the tabs above for links and references to a variety of literary and historical resources, both online and in print, available through the Cornell University Library. For even more resources, see the subject-specific guides listed to the left of this box.

Banned Books Week 2017 takes place from Sept. 24th through Sept. 30th.

In the class we will cover:

Reference Sources for Background Material
Find topic summaries, key concepts, terminology and reference lists

Finding Books
Find items held at Cornell (books, journal holdings, etc.)

Finding Articles
Find articles, essays, book chapters and monographs

Requesting items not available at Cornell
BorrowDirect and Interlibrary Loan

Evaluating your sources
Some tips on how to evaluate the sources you've found

Citing your sources
Guides and Resources for preparing your bibliography

Geting Help
Ask a Librarian!

See the Library's Introduction to Research web page for more tips and strategies.

Subject Librarian

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Contact Info:
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(607) 255-6662
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