Answered By: Liz King
Last Updated: Feb 22, 2017     Views: 43

To find books about poetry, you can use our catalog.   You may want to search for terms such as poetry and criticism.  You may also want to search for a particular poet. 

To find articles about poems, you can use our research databases.  We have divided up the databases by alphabet, type, and subject.  You would want to go to the Literature & Languages subject.

Of the Literature & Languages databases, there are some recommended ones to search first.  However, feel free to search the other literature databases as well. 

The recommended databases:

The librarians have created research guides that may help you: the Poetry Research guide, Literature and Language guide, and the Finding Periodicals guide.

If you have more questions, please contact a librarian.  We can meet with you to discuss your project in more detail.