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Literary Experience - Gordimer & Garcia-Marquez

Author Biographies

  Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online (Gale)
The Dictionary of Literary Biography print series has been a favorite with students and scholars for many years, often the first place to go to find authoritative biographical and critical essays on the world’s most influential literary figures from all eras and genres. Offers Documentary, Main, and Yearbook series.


For more biographical resources, see the Biographies Guide.

Reference Sources - Encyclopedias & Dictionaries

See the links below for some example resources, or go to the list of most useful encyclopedias and dictionaries for this project

contempworldhistory.jpgA Dictionary of Contemporary World Culture
3rd Edition

majorpoleventssa.gifMajor Political Events in South Africa, 1948-1990
Reference (2nd Floor)
DT1945.R54 1991

refguidelahistory.jpegA Reference Guide to Latin American History
Reference (2nd Floor)
F1410 .R395 2000
M.E. Sharpe

 List of additional reference sources

Articles & More Search

Use the Articles & More to search for individual articles from e-reference resources, rather than browsing individaul titles.

Search Tab --> Articles & More Tab 

Enter your keyword in the search box --> Click Find

Under the Refine Search Box on the right hand side of the page, find the Format heading. Click Reference.

You have found e-reference articles on your topic!


News Archives

  Historical New York Times: 1851-2013 (ProQuest)
The New York Times is a unique full-image archive that brings you the entire historical run of The New York Times, in-depth coverage of science and politics. It offers complete coverage from 1851 to the present with the exception of the most current two years. Includes classified ads, comics and cartoons, photos, maps, graphics, etc., editorials and commentary.


  Falvey Library Catalog
The Library's catalog enables patrons to search & browse Falvey Memorial Library’s collection of books, journals, audio/video materials, electronic resources and more.

swingo Sarah Wingo
Librarian for English Literature and Theatre
Falvey Library, Villanova University
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova , PA , 19085
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