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  1. Literary Index
    1. Database Name: Literary Index
    2. Description: An index to biographies of more than 138,000 authors and to literary criticism of more than 176,000 literary works. Much of the material indexed here can be found full text in the Literature Resource Center or in print in your library.
    3. Host URL: http://www.galenet.com/servlet/LitIndex
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD01554
    5. Vendor: Gale
    6. Coverage: Literary authors and works, with an emphasis on American and British. Also useful for information about cultural theorists, critics, journalists, children's literature, and the history of publishing.
    7. Time Span: Covers writers and works from all time periods.
  2. Literary Research Guide
    1. Database Name: Literary Research Guide
    2. Description: Considered the standard guide for reference sources in the field of English literary studies. Includes books, articles and electronic resources. Annotations are evaluative and for each work includes the following: scope, major limitations, organization, type and numbe ro findexes, explanation of its uses in research, citations to significant reviews, and notes on related works.
    3. Host URL: http://www.mlalrg.org/
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07810
    5. Vendor: Modern Language Association
    6. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  3. Literature Criticism Online
    1. Database Name: Literature Criticism Online
    2. Description: Electronic version of 12 titles in Gale’s popular Literature Criticism reference series, including Contemporary Literary Criticism, Twentieth Century Literary Criticism, Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism, Shakespearean Criticism, Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800, Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Short Story Criticism, and Drama Criticism.
    3. Host URL: http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/umd_um?db=LCO
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07915
    5. Vendor: Gale
  4. Literature Resource Center
    1. Database Name: Literature Resource Center
    2. Description: Full-text database of author biographies and bibliographies and criticism and reviews of authors' works. Included is material from many of the publisher's print reference publications including, among others, Contemporary Authors and Dictionary of Literary Biography.
    3. Host URL: http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/umd_um?db=LitRC
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD01553
    5. Vendor: Gale Group / InfoTrac
    6. Coverage: Literary criticism and biographies of figures from all time periods writing in such genres as fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history, and journalism,
    7. Time Span: Covers authors from all time periods
    8. Restrictions:

      Terms and Conditions
      Only 10 simultaneous users allowed.
  5. Los Angeles Sentinel (1934-2005) (Historical Newspapers)
    1. Database Name: Los Angeles Sentinel (1934-2005) (Historical Newspapers)
    2. Description:
    3. Host URL: http://search.proquest.com/hnplasentinel/advanced?accountid=14696
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08233
    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Time Span: 1934-2005
    7. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  6. Los Angeles Times (1881-1988) (Historical Newspapers)
    1. Database Name: Los Angeles Times (1881-1988) (Historical Newspapers)
    2. Description: The Los Angeles Times (1881-1987) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
    3. Host URL: http://search.proquest.com/hnplatimes/advanced?accountid=14696
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08206
    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Coverage: News topics from the Los Angeles Times
    7. Time Span: 1985 - present
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions