Skip to Main Content
Chat With Us

French Language and Literature


Getting Started

French and Francophone Resources

Not on campus? Remote Access to Library Resources

This guide provides detailed information on accessing library resources from off-campus.

Language Dictionaries Online

Online Introductions

Introductions & Overviews

Birkett, Jennifer, and James Kearns.  A guide to French literature :from early modern to postmodern.  New York: St. Martin's Press, 1997.  (O'Neill Stacks PQ305.B524 1997)

Boisdeffre, Pierre de. Histoire de la Littérature de Langue Française des Années 1930 aux années 1980.Paris: Perrin, 1985. (O'Neill Stacks PQ305.B56 1985)

Dejeux, Jean. Maghreb : Littératures de langue française. Paris: Arcantere, 1993. (O'Neill Stacks PQ3988.5.N6 D436 1993)

France, Peter, ed. The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French. Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press ; New York: Oxford UP, 1995. (O'Neill Reference PQ41 .N48 1995)

Hollier, Denis, ed. A New History of French Literature. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University, 1989. (O'Neill Stacks PQ119.N48 1989)

Levi, Anthony. Guide to French Literature : 1789 to the Present. Chicago: St. James, 1992. (O'Neill Reference, 2nd copy in Stacks PQ41 .L48 1992)

Tonnet-Lacroix, Eliane.  La littérature française et francophone de 1945 à l'an 2000.  Paris: Harmattan, 2003.  (O'Neill Stacks PQ305.T66 2003)

Zell, Hans M. A New Reader's Guide to African Literature. 2nd ed. New York: Africana, 1983. (O'Neill Stacks PN849.A35Z44 1983)

Historical Grammar

Research Tools