Welcome to the University of Delaware Library research guide for English and American literature, supporting teaching and scholarship by providing research strategies, search tips, and links to library and open access resources. If you have feedback or suggestions about useful resources to include here, please contact me using the link in my profile box.
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Through a partnership with the Pennsylvania Academic Library Consortium Inc. (PALCI), UD Library recently gained access to over 50 additional digital archives from Adam Matthew. A few highlights for the study of literature:
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