Research in the time of COVID-19

Check our COVID-19 update page to see which of our services are available. You will need to change your research approach during this time of limited access to print materials to focus on using our extensive online resources.


This research guide highlights just a few titles from our extensive collection of reference materials for folklore, fairy tales, and symbolism. Sources solely on mythology are excluded. Please consult the reference staff for detailed guidance on your research topic.

Related subject guide: Religion: A Research Guide

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