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English Literature


Finding Criticism: Books

Finding Books in BC Libraries

Sample searches:

postmodernism AND literature
"American poetry" AND criticism
Shakespeare AND women

Search by terms in Subject tags:


Use Advanced Search for more search options, such as adding additional terms for editions, authors, or other categories, or further refining by material type (such as archives, ebook, or video), language, or publication date range.

Finding Books in Other Libraries with WorldCat

 WorldCat is a database that searches library catalogs all over the world. With WorldCat you can:

  • Find books not held by Boston College.
  • Request books through interlibrary loan.

There are two different interfaces to search the same set of library catalogs:

Finding Articles in Books

Cambridge Online

Literary Theory