Literature Resource Center


Provides reference, literary timelines, and articles on authors, journalists, and critics from all literary periods. Covers literary genres such as fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history, and journalism.

About this resource:

Includes biographical and bibliographic content, essays, and interviews from  literary reference works published by Gale as well as articles from literary journals, a literary-historical timeline, a literary index to the Gale series, and the Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature. Addresses all facets of literary study, and its extensive reference materials include biographical, bibliographical, critical, and contextual information on authors and their works. Literature Resource Center's Titles List contains a complete listing of all periodicals and journals within LRC.

Licensed for use by on-site patrons and current Portland State University students, faculty, and staff.