This guide provides Swem Library print and electronic resources for research on the reputation of Jane Austen and her works in American culture.
Books on topics related to Jane Austen in the Swem Library Catalog by using the subject heading Austen Jane 1775-1817. Major headings include:
Austen Jane 1775-1817 Criticism and interpretation
Austen Jane 1775-1817 Biography
Austen Jane 1775-1817 Film adaptations
Austen Jane 1775-1817 Political and social views
Austen Jane 1775-1817 [Names of individual works]
You can also try Google Books, a full-text database of books based on holdings in several major research libraries. Books under copyright will be available only in brief, snippet view.
Google Scholar, a multidisciplinary database of scholarly material may provide some useful scholarship but full-text coverage of academic literary titles is limited.
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