Finding the right book to read just got easier. AllReaders.com allows readers to search for novels by plot, character, style and theme.
Bartleby.com provides students, researchers and the intellectually curious with unlimited access to books and information on the web.
Barlett's Familiar Quotations
A collection of passages, phrases and proverbs traced to their sources in ancient and modern literature.
BookBrowse seeks out and recommends only the most interesting and well written books and provides you with everything you need to decide which are right for you - so you can browse the best and ignore the rest!
Canadian Literature: A Quarterly of Criticism and Review
This website contains the full table of contents of every issue of Canadian Literature, resources, calls for submissions, subscription and advertising information and selected reviews and editorials.
Celebrating Women's Achievements
This site comprises information about Canadian women who have made outstanding contributions. Each woman's life and achievements are described, followed by a list of suggested readings. There is a different theme for each year.
Children's Literature Web Guide
The Children's Literature Web Guide provides users with access to Internet resources related to books for children and young adults including a comprehensive guide to Children's Book Awards.
The Internet Public Library Criticism collection contains critical and biographical web sites about authors.
Discover the Collection : Biography and People
Library and Archives Canada holds a wide range of material celebrating the contributions of Canadians from all walks of life. Included is the heading Canadian Writers.
Eighteenth-Century Resources provides links to significant and reliable Internet resources that focus on art, music, literature and science of the Eighteenth Century.
ipl2 Literary Criticism Collection
The ipl2 Literary Criticism Collection contains critical and biographical websites about authors and their works that can be browsed by author, by title, or by nationality and literary period.
Author Search, Title Search, Custom Search (Look for authors in the Index by name, birth date, death date, or nationality).
A comprehensive educational resource from Love Poems dedicated to providing the Biographies, Pictures and famous Love Poetry of the most famous Poets - Perfect for Poetry Appreciation!
New Books Service
The New Books Service is an enhancement to the Cataloguing in Publication (CIP) program that assists publishers in promoting their latest titles, and helps readers to discover them. To participate you must have already applied for CIP. Then fill in the contact information, title of the publication and ISBN.
The New York Review of Books
Home of the New York Review of Books. Searching their archives is free, but requires registration.
Nineteenth Century in Print
This collection comprises books and periodicals published in the United States during the nineteenth century, primarily during the second half of the century. The materials selected illuminate the subject areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology.
The Online Books Page
The Online Books Page is a website that facilitates access to books that are freely readable over the Internet.
Online Literary Resources
Literary Resources on the Net. Search for links to Medieval, Renaissance, Victorian or Twentieth Century literature links.
Search this database of over 12,000 plays by characters, genre, keywords and more. Excellent for highschool English projects!
Touchstone: Co-operation and Partnership among UK Shakespeare Collections
A research tool for Shakespeare research in the United Kingdom.
Writers' Union of Canada
To find out about the Writers' Union of Canada check out this website. It also provides users with brief biographical sketches of Canadian authors.