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English and American Literature

Books and E-Books

Basic Search Tips

  • Place quotation marks around keyword phrases

"concrete poetry"
"review of english studies"

  • Capitalize Boolean logic connectors (AND, OR).

narrative OR plot
"graphic novels" AND disability

  • Click either "View all formats and languages" or "View all editions" to view all library holdings for a particular title.
  • Items at UD appear first in the list of search results. Other items can be requested via interlibrary loan.

Advanced Search Tips

  • Type au:, su: or ti: before your keywords to specify author, subject or title words.

au:walker, alice
su:comic books

  • Type ti= if you know the exact title.

ti=color purple

  • A title search may identify items that have matching words in their chapter titles or contents lists.



English and American Culture