Literature Online (LION) (ProQuest)
Literature Online (LION) is a full text, cross-searchable database of literature and criticism incorporating both the MLA International Bibliography and ABELL. It includes the full text of poetry, prose and drama in English, together with criticism and a reference library. The two databases can be searched together or separately.
MLA International Bibliography
Coverage includes scholarship on literature from all over the world. Topics covered include history and theory of linguistics, comparative linguistics, semantics, stylistics, syntax, and translation. Other subjects include literary theory and criticism, dramatic arts (film, radio, television, theatre), teaching of language and literature, rhetoric and composition, and the history of printing and publishing.
ABELL incorporates records covering monographs, periodical articles, critical editions of literary works, book reviews, collections of essays and doctoral dissertations published anywhere in the world. It is compiled under the auspices of the Modern Humanities Research Association (MHRA).