Skip to Main Content
Chat With Us

Literary Research



This guide is intended to assist students who are conducting research on literature in English.

Newspapers and More Popular Magazines

Current and historical literary news, events, personalities, and book reviews may be found in newspapers. Below are some potentially useful newspaper databases and links.

Illustrated London News

Newcastle and Gateshead Great Fire 1854
Handcoloured woodblock engraving from the Illustrated London News, 14th October 1854