Databases About 'Languages and Literature'

Academic OneFile (Gale) - Full Text

Premier source of peer-reviewed full-text scholarly content across the academic disciplines.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; News and Newspapers; Reference; Video and Music

Academic Search Elite (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Multidisciplinary with full text for more than 2,100 journals, including over 1,700 peer-reviewed titles covering virtually every area of academic study with backfiles as far back as 1985.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles

Aretmis Literary Sources (Now Gale Literary Sources) (Gale) - Full Text

Artemis Literary Sources integrates full-text literary content with metadata and subject indexing and provides workflow tools to analyze information. You can research authors and their works, literary movements and genres. Search across the RFK Library's Literature databases to find full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism, reviews, biographical information and overviews.

Resource Types: Database Gateway

Biography and Genealogy Master Index (Gale)

This index contains citations that point to over 15 million biographies on nearly 5 million people, living and deceased, from all time periods, geographical locations, and fields of endeavor.

Resource Types: Reference

Biography in Context (Gale) - Full Text

Contextual information on the world's most influential people including authoritative reference content, periodicals and multimedia for searching people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender as well as keyword and full text.

Resource Types: Reference

Books in Print Professional (with reviews) (Bowker) - Full Text

In-print, out-of-print, and forthcoming book, audio, & video titles featuring full-text previews and reviews of titles - reviews are from CHOICE, Library Journal, School Library Journal, Research & Reference Book News, University Press Book News, Publishers Weekly, Kirkus, Booklist, Quill & Quire, Horn Book Guide, Horn Book Magazine, and more. Includes cover images, author biographies, annotations, etc.

Resource Types: Books; Reference

Communications and Mass Media Collection (Gale) - Full Text

Focuses on all aspects of the communications field including advertising and public relations, literature and writing, linguistics, and more.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles

eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Access to RFK library's collection of over 40,000 electronic books on EBSCOhost (formerly NetLibrary eBooks).

Resource Types: Books; Reference

General OneFile (Gale) - Full Text

News and periodical articles covering business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social sciences, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; News and Newspapers

Humanities Full Text (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Full text from over 300 periodicals dating back to 1995 with indexing for almost 700 journals dating as far back as 1984. Covers original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more.

Informe Académico (Gale) - Full Text

Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly journals and magazines offering a wide range of content both from and about Latin America.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles

JSTOR (Jstor) - Full Text

GSC's four JSTOR collections provide access to 471 full text journals. Our JSTOR collections are: Arts and Sciences II; Arts and Sciences III; Ecology & Botany; and Language & Literature. These collections cover a large number disciplines.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles

LearningExpressLibrary (WV Library Commission) - Full Text

Practice Tests/Tutorial Courses/Writing Improvement. Provided courtesy of the West Virginia Library Commission's WV Info Depot. Offers study guides, e-books, and practice tests for major standardized exams like the GRE, Praxis, ASVAB and many others.

Resource Types: Test Preparation

Literature Resource Center - LRC (Gale) - Full Text

Up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world plus links to authoritative related web sites and much more. Also has both LitFinder and MLA International Bibliography integrated into the database.

Literature Resources from Gale (Gale) - Full Text

Research authors and their works, literary movements and genres. Search across several major literature databases to find full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism, reviews, biographical information and overviews.

LitFinder (Gale) - Full Text

Covers world literature and authors throughout history and includes over 150,000 full-text poems and 800,000+ poetry citations, as well as short stories, speeches, and plays with biographies, explanations, overviews and images.

MLA International Bibliography (Gale) - Full Text

Indexes books, articles and dissertations published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics from 1926 to the present. Includes the MLA Thesaurus and MLA Directory of Periodicals, which lists detailed information on over 5,500 journals, including 4,400 indexed in the Bibliography.

OmniFile Full Text Select (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Full text material from approximately 2,700 publications, many of which are peer-reviewed covering many disciplines.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles

Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale) - Full Text

Contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues featuring continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; Reference

Points of View Reference Center (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Provides information that presents multiple sides of 343 controversial topics. Also offers guides to debate, developing arguments and writing position papers.

Resource Types: Reference

Pop Culture Collection (Gale) - Full Text

Scholarly journals and magazines that both analyze and contribute to popular culture.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles

Readers' Guide Full Text Select (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Full text for more than 250 titles with indexing/abstracting for an even broader selection of the most-wanted popular periodicals providing comprehensive current events coverage and curriculum support in areas of art, business, education, entertainment, health & medicine, history, politics, religion, sports & fitness, travel and much more.

Scribner Writers Online (Gale) - Full Text

Scribner Writers Series provides original, scholar signed essays on the lives and works of authors from around the world from all time periods. Entries include concise essays, citations, and biographical information that place the authors and their works in personal and historical context.

Statista (Statista) - Full Text

Provides statistics and data aggregation covering international markets, industries, and societal topics with special focus on U.S., EU, UK and China. All statistics and forecasts can be directly downloaded in PNG/PDF, Excel, and PowerPoint formats - and according to academic citation standards.

TEAS - Test Prep Review ( - Full Text

Provides free unofficial review materials for a variety of exams through Test Prep Review and TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills).

Resource Types: Test Preparation

TOPICsearch (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Contains full text from diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information. Covers social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles

Twayne's Authors Online (Gale) - Full Text

Twayne's is devoted to in-depth critical introductions to the lives and works of major writers of the world within the context of the time period in which they lived. It provides insightful and original commentary on the history and influence of literary movements, and the development of literary genres.

WVDeli (Overdrive) - Full Text

West Virginia Digital Entertainment Library Initiative. Checkout and download audiobooks, eBooks, music and video from a rapidly growing library collection of digital materials. Sign in by selecting Glenville State College from the library drop down list and using your ten digit college ID number. Call 304-462-4109 if you need help (you must be a registered RFK Library patron).

Resource Types: Books; Reference; Video and Music