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AML 2010 - American Literature to 1870: Biographies / Overviews

Biographies & Overviews: Print Sources

The following Reference books can be found in the Reference area of the Pensacola Campus Library, first floor.

Biographies & Overviews: Online Sources

The for Students volumes are available from the Gale Virtual Reference Library. Log in with your 14-digit PSC student ID and 4-digit PIN.

Drama for Students (26 vols.)

Novels for Students (34 vols.)

Poetry for Students (39 vols.)

Short Stories for Students (33 vols.)

To search the multiple volumes of each for Students set online, enter the author's name or the title of the work into the search box. Be sure to check the box to search all volumes.

Search box from database Short Stories for Students

Critical Survey & Masterplots series: Online

Literary Reference Center Plus provides plot outlines plus literary analysis and criticism.  Log in with 14-digit PSC ID and 4-digit PIN.

To search for a summary and/or overview, enter the author's name or the title of the short story (or a combination), use the dropdown menu to select Subject Author for the author's name and/or Title of Work for the title of the work. Check the Full Text box, then click Search.