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The Creative Writing Guide   Tags: creative writing, english, fiction, getting published, literary magazines, literature  

A guide on the library resources and collection holdings for fiction, poetry, non-fiction, and publishing.
Last Updated: Jun 5, 2013 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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Contents of this Guide

  • Home
  • Literary Magazines
    An index of the library's holdings in literary magazines (most of which are either available online or to be found in Literatures and Languages Periodicals).
  • Print Resources
    Books and journals that will guide you on various crucial aspects of creative writing: ways of finding inspiration, the nuts and bolts of style, and potential venues for publication.
  • Literary Awards
    Including recent news stories about literary prizes and awards.
  • Web Resources

Literatures and Languages Library Hours

Hours for Fall and Spring Semesters:

Monday-Thursday: 9am-7pm
Friday: 9am-5pm
Saturday-Sunday: 1-5pm

Hours vary during Breaks and summer sessions. For all UIUC Library hours, see the University Library's website.


Introduction to the Creative Writing Guide

Welcome to the Creative Writing Guide! This research guide provides information on library resources that may be helpful to an aspiring writer.

The guide includes lists of the literary magazines in the library holdings; useful titles for inspiration, publication and reference; and information on literary prizes and Web resources related to creative writing.

If you have questions or suggestions for this guide, contact English and Digital Humanities Librarian Harriett Green at green19[at] or 217-333-2220.


Please, Ask a Librarian!

If you need assistance with library resources and your research, don't hesitate to  contact Harriett Green, English and Digital Humanities Librarian by e-mail at green19 [at], by phone at 217-333-4942, or visit her office in 200 South Library.  For more information on the resources and help available at the Literatures and Languages Library, visit our website.

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