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ENGL 255: Survey of American Literature I   Tags: english, literature, nineteenth_century_american_literature, research  

A guide to early American literature for students of English 255: Survey of American Literature I.
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douglassThis guide is intended to introduce ENGL 255 students to the Literatures and Language Library's research resources for American literature to the Civil War, basic strategies for literary research, and general overviews of information searching and citation management. 

The guide index is listed to the left or just click on one of the top tabs. If you need additional help with your research or have any questions, contact English and Digital Humanities Librarian Harriett Green at green19[at] or 333-4942.


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