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Art and Literature in the 19th Century: Library Resources

Print Books

Search the catalog using the links below or peruse the 811s to find print poetry sources.

Biography in Context - Database

Use the reference entries in this database to gather general biographical information.  Some artist profiles will direct you to additional web resources.  

US History in Context


US History in Context contains:

  • Reference Articles
  • Magazines
  • Video/Audio
  • Primary Sources

Search for a specific artist to find some examples of their work.  

Literary Resource Center - Funded by Kelley Library

Includes critical analysis, biographical information and some full-text literary works.   Click on the icon above to access this Kelley Library Database.

Tip - if you are looking for an author's work versus literary criticism make sure you conduct an "author" search versus "keyword" as noted below.

Facts on File

A few suggested sites for primary sources