Literature Online is moving to the main ProQuest Platform!

Starting in early 2019, Literature Online will be available on the enhanced ProQuest platform and cross-searchable with ProQuest journals, newspapers, dissertations and other relevant content. The new user experience will be available in parallel with the current version through mid-2019. With its clean interface and responsive design, the ProQuest platform delivers a modern research experience that guides users' discovery, access and management of rich, diverse content sources.

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Accessibility information for Literature Online. Please note that access keys have been updated in this release: if you already use access keys in this product please refer to the Accessibility page for details of the change.
Literature Online

About Literature Online

With over a third of a million full-text works of poetry, prose and drama in English, together with the definitive online criticism and reference library, Literature Online is the world's largest cross-searchable database of literature and criticism. Learn more...

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